Submissions: Week 53

If all else fails, tell a joke!

If all else fails, tell a joke!

Dear Holly, all I want to say is that I hope you make sure you're happy in your life. Remove yourself from all the negativity and just remember that everything works itself out in the end. Just keep your head up! :)

Dear Holly, all I want to say is that I hope you make sure you’re happy in your life. Remove yourself from all the negativity and just remember that everything works itself out in the end. Just keep your head up! :)

Dear Holly, Have faith in yourself! Everything will be ok. Love yourself. Who you are is more than enough.

Dear Holly, Have faith in yourself! Everything will be ok. Love yourself. Who you are is more than enough.

Smiley Face.

Smiley Face.

Dear Holly, stop worrying about how you look and sound and whether or not people like you. The people who matter will stick with you and the people who don't, won't. Stop stressing and being embarrassed. You'll be fine.

Dear Holly, stop worrying about how you look and sound and whether or not people like you. The people who matter will stick with you and the people who don’t, won’t. Stop stressing and being embarrassed. You’ll be fine.

Submissions: Week 52

Dear Holly, It may seem what you're doing now will be your life forever or affect your life forever but it really won't. You probably won't even remember, I know this informations is said a lot but it really is true!!

Dear Holly, It may seem what you’re doing now will be your life forever or affect your life forever but it really won’t. You probably won’t even remember, I know this informations is said a lot but it really is true!!

Take every opportunity that comes your way. No matter how scary it seems at the time.

Take every opportunity that comes your way. No matter how scary it seems at the time.

Don't take your youth for granted - before you know it you'll be surrounded by mental breakdowns and panic attacks. Don't compare yourself to others.

Don’t take your youth for granted – before you know it you’ll be surrounded by mental breakdowns and panic attacks. Don’t compare yourself to others.

Dear Holly, No doubt you're going through a tough time, or will over the next few years or later in life. But just remember that it's okay to make mistakes. Even if it feels like you can't fix it, just breather and take one day at a time. Be kind to yourself. Don't be afraid if you feel lost - most people do. Remember to smile and don't lost hope. Things will work out in the end. And lastly, know that there are people out there you can rely on, you just have to look.

Dear Holly, No doubt you’re going through a tough time, or will over the next few years or later in life. But just remember that it’s okay to make mistakes. Even if it feels like you can’t fix it, just breather and take one day at a time. Be kind to yourself. Don’t be afraid if you feel lost – most people do. Remember to smile and don’t lost hope. Things will work out in the end. And lastly, know that there are people out there you can rely on, you just have to look.

My advice to the teens of today is to always have fun at whatever you decide to do in life and make positive decisions to assist you along the way. And, always learn something new because it's good for you!

My advice to the teens of today is to always have fun at whatever you decide to do in life and make positive decisions to assist you along the way. And, always learn something new because it’s good for you!

Dear Holly, When things go wrong, move on and move forward. Learn from your mistakes but don't dwell in the past. & don't talk smack about your mates - it doesn't end well!!!

Dear Holly, When things go wrong, move on and move forward. Learn from your mistakes but don’t dwell in the past. & don’t talk smack about your mates – it doesn’t end well!!!

Dear Holly, I know you don't want to hear this but popularity isn't everything because if you're happy with yourself you don't need to be popular. Peoples opinion seriously doesn't matter and the sooner you know that, you will become more happier and confident than you ever could have imagined.

Dear Holly, I know you don’t want to hear this but popularity isn’t everything because if you’re happy with yourself you don’t need to be popular. Peoples opinion seriously doesn’t matter and the sooner you know that, you will become more happier and confident than you ever could have imagined.

You are not indestructable so don't put too much on your plate. RELAX! xx And remember, it will always get better, no matter how hard it seems.

You are not indestructable so don’t put too much on your plate. RELAX! xx And remember, it will always get better, no matter how hard it seems.

It's okay to end up on the wrong path, it will build your resilience and life experience and help you pinpoint exactly what you want to do.

It’s okay to end up on the wrong path, it will build your resilience and life experience and help you pinpoint exactly what you want to do.

Hey 13 me, I feel the most important thing to keep in your head is that everything takes time. Just remember to take it slowly and not let others get to you. You are your own beautiful person and you can do whatever you want with your life. xx

Hey 13 me, I feel the most important thing to keep in your head is that everything takes time. Just remember to take it slowly and not let others get to you. You are your own beautiful person and you can do whatever you want with your life. xx

Submissions: Week 48

Okay honey, let's get things straight, you are beautiful. It might take you a few more years to get it through that thick skull of yours, but you'll get there, trust me.  Dear Holly, Yes, you're afraid of losing everyone because you're annoying. Maybe you can be a pain but no one's a saint. Stick to your guns, be kind, and hold onto those friends you have. For a final message: beauty isn't defined by weight, intelligence, by grades and friendship by popularity. You are you, and that's enough.  Dear Holly, you will always be loved.

Okay honey, let’s get things straight, you are beautiful. It might take you a few more years to get it through that thick skull of yours, but you’ll get there, trust me.
Dear Holly, Yes, you’re afraid of losing everyone because you’re annoying. Maybe you can be a pain but no one’s a saint. Stick to your guns, be kind, and hold onto those friends you have. For a final message: beauty isn’t defined by weight, intelligence, by grades and friendship by popularity. You are you, and that’s enough.
Dear Holly, you will always be loved.

Dear Holly, My advice to you would be: go for it! "If we wait until we're ready, we'll be waiting for the rest of our lives". Don't worry about what other people think/say/do - you do you!

Dear Holly, My advice to you would be: go for it! “If we wait until we’re ready, we’ll be waiting for the rest of our lives”. Don’t worry about what other people think/say/do – you do you!

Dear Holly, My personal advice to you is simple - be positive. Through personal experience being positive is the best policy. Stay strong, healthy and happy. Best of luck.

Dear Holly, My personal advice to you is simple – be positive. Through personal experience being positive is the best policy. Stay strong, healthy and happy. Best of luck.

Dear Holly, School isn't bad, you'll learn to love your teachers and the subjects you get to pick in a few years make up for it. Life gets better. Your friends love you for a reason. Stay safe. xoxo

Dear Holly, School isn’t bad, you’ll learn to love your teachers and the subjects you get to pick in a few years make up for it. Life gets better. Your friends love you for a reason. Stay safe. xoxo

Dear Holly, you probably think that you look different from "everyone else", but thats completely okay and good. You are also completely okay and good. I'm sorry if you're finding high school hard. But please, please remember that you are worth being treated well. Things will get so much better. I believe in you, try to believe in yourself. From Hannah x

Dear Holly, you probably think that you look different from “everyone else”, but thats completely okay and good. You are also completely okay and good. I’m sorry if you’re finding high school hard. But please, please remember that you are worth being treated well. Things will get so much better. I believe in you, try to believe in yourself. From Hannah x

Dear Holly, Don't worry about the loss & gain of friends - even if you feel a bit out of place sometimes, there is always someone who comes for you. You'll find yourself a group -- trust me! From Annabel.

Dear Holly, Don’t worry about the loss & gain of friends – even if you feel a bit out of place sometimes, there is always someone who comes for you. You’ll find yourself a group — trust me! From Annabel.