It feels as though I’ve been metaphorically walking in the woods of my own mind. I’ve finally happen upon two doors. I must choose one before proceeding to the next side.
Whenever I go to the Blue Mountains, I like to imagine I’m going back in time. From boarding the rickety old tin train at Central station to off-boarding at the center of town, breathing in that cold mountain air.
I don’t know at what age I stopped being a “winter person”, or maybe I never was. Maybe some people are born with summer in the hearts, and others with winter.
It’s important to remember that we got through the most difficult times in our past. We’re still here. It’s so empowering to recount the difficult paths we’ve been forced to take.
Isn’t that interesting? The past is just a story we tell ourselves.
“The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.”
I have tried to exhaust my mind by taking long walks before I get to work. Literally.
I bought this book because I wanted to become a counsellor. But I bought it more so to become a better person. I love to help others, whether it be as my career or not. I love to help people feel understood and feel heard; to give them hope when they’ve lost it. I’d love […]
Despite the fact that this time of year is always going to be hard for me, today was a perfect day. Initially, I planned a hiking trip for today but was sick all week with a sore throat and body aches. I had to cancel the hiking but we ended up doing this instead. We […]
It’s all temporary. Some of my current friend’s visas are up soon, my work is a three-month contract and this apartment is short-term. I have no idea what my world will look like six months down the road. It’s a bundle of opposing feelings of uncertainty and excitement.