I know, these have been very difficult times, lots of tests, lots of lessons yet to learn but, if you look back now, you can contemplate a long and very bumpy road behind you.
If they had told you, in the beginning, that the road ahead of you would be so ragged, probably you would have chosen a different path. Nevertheless, you are here now, you transited that hilly highway and here you are, taller, stronger, wiser. Congratulations!
When I learnt to skate by myself, I did fall many times, bruised my knees, crashed against other skaters, Streetlights, walls and many other hard objects I found on my way to master it. It was a very painful learning period, but it was totally worth it.
Skating has been for me a wonderful way to feeling myself really free. Feeling the air caressing my face while I glided around the rink, has been one of the most wonderful experiences in my life. Continue reading