“It takes a traveler, not a tourist, to search for something deeper. Travelers want to find the wavelength on which they and the city connect.” ~ Are We There Yet? by David Levithan An interesting thing to keep in mind while traveling this summer. What quotes have you been enjoying recently? Let me know in the comments … Continue reading QUOTE: David Levithan
"A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song." ~ Maya Angelou Beautiful. Yours, HOLLY
Hi everyone! I have recently been chosen to participate in a conference-like event where girls going into their senior year of high school run mock governments. Part of this event is staying at a university for a week in the dorms. I'm really excited to go! However, I'm not sure how much time I'll have … Continue reading a little break.
I'M FREE! Today was my last day of school for the year, which means that SUMMER HAS BEGUN. Looking back, it feels like this year just flew by. I can't believe that I'll be a senior in high school next year! I still remember walking into school on my first day of ninth grade, … Continue reading summer.
"Maybe we all just exist, all versions of us exist at times, and we have to figure out a way to get to each of them, to find each one and tell that version that it's okay, that it's all just the way it works, a concept too powerful to ignore but too complicated to … Continue reading QUOTE: Noggin
The Fault in Our Stars movie starring Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort (Hazel and Gus) was released on June 6th here in the United States, and luckily I was able to see it on opening weekend (on Sunday, to be exact). I was quite apprehensive about seeing this movie, and you can read more about my … Continue reading tfios movie: movie review
"If you want to live where people are not afraid of mice, you must give up living in palaces." ~We Were Liars by E. Lockhart I distinctly remember reading this part of the book and absolutely loving it. This metaphor just fit so perfectly with the context of the story, and I think it's so clever. … Continue reading QUOTE: We Were Liars
"That moment, when you realize that a guy's looking at you differently- that you're taking up more space in his field of vision. That moment when you know he can't see past you anymore." ~Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell This was such a great book with so many quotable lines! If you haven't read Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell, then … Continue reading QUOTE: Fangirl