From rediscovering nature in 2020 to getting to grips with Zoom, readers tell us what they gained in a year when so much was lost
It was a year to forget, but one we will always remember. But though so much was lost, 2020 was the year when we discovered new things about ourselves, our collective kindness, resilience, compassion, invention and humour, as Guardian readers make clear in their reflections on the silver linings of the year.
In British Columbia, Canada, Leanne Harrison relished new digital opportunities
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