Holly's Blog

Adventures in Living Intentionally, Playing Outside, and Reading Good Books
The Place of Play

The Place of Play

What does "play" mean to you? I've been thinking quite a lot lately about the place of play in my own life. As a serious mostly-only-child (until I was nearly 10), I sometimes feel like play does not come naturally to me. And if you have to work on it, to...

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Things I Loved About The Shape of Water

Things I Loved About The Shape of Water

 If I spoke about it - if I did - what would I tell you? I wonder. Would I tell you about the time? It happened a long time ago, it seems. In the last days of a fair prince's reign. Or would I tell you about the place? A small city near the coast, but far...

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Eating Local

Eating Local

Where do you get your food? And more specifically, where do you get your produce? I've been working to upgrade how I fuel my body, from sustainably caught (although clearly not local) seafood from Salmon Sisters, to our CSA from Lower Valley Farm. (is it...

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My April Creative Rhythm

My April Creative Rhythm

I’ve been more focused this year on tracking my activity and choosing where I focus my time. While I haven’t been perfect about it -- my daily journal fell off the rails due to illness in mid-February, and I didn’t get back on track for the rest of March...

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