Author: Holly

Photo of me skating at night.

What Goes Up Must Come Down

Sometimes I get annoyed when I have to skate uphill. Why can’t all paths be flat, or better yet, downhill? I want to fly down freely, nothing in my way. I don’t want to do the work of struggling my way up a hill. But if I didn’t, I’d never get that feeling of my…
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This image is of a swelling heart, representing the fulfilment felt when one receives praise from another that they are worthy of being proud of.

When did you Last Tell Someone you were Proud of Them?

I can’t remember the last time I said those words. But I certainly remember how much they meant the last time someone said them to me. I was talking to a friend recently who shared my feelings. He disclosed that last time his dad said he was proud of him, he almost cried. We agreed…
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A picture of a blue sky, representing the mind and its every day thoughts that appear as clouds and occasionally obscure the bigger picture.

Blue Sky Mind

The mind, at it’s essence, is a blue sky. Pure, expansive, open and free. Every thought that crosses your blue sky is a ‘cloud’. There are clouds that just float on past peacefully, and there are clouds that stick, and gather and accumulate. Sometimes they gather until you can no longer see your blue sky…
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