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About Martin Holland

Soulchaser is a place to explore ideas, opportunities, and alternatives to the status quo. It's about pursuing a low-cost, sustainable, creative, adventurous, love-filled, ethical, fulfilling, and financially independent life. It's an adventure in alternatives that many of us want to explore. If you find it interesting, use the comments to join in. Thanks!
Latest Posts | By Martin Holland
Urban Camping on Arthur’s Seat [#30NightsWild Day5]
1 year ago

Urban Camping on Arthur’s Seat [#30NightsWild Day5]

#30NightsWild Day 5 – a spot of ‘wild urban camping’ on Arthur’s Seat, overlooking Holyrood Palace, the Scottish Parliament, and the majestic Edinburgh Castle.

#30NightsWild is a little project to …
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Not So Wild Camping [#30NightsWild Day4]
1 year ago

Not So Wild Camping [#30NightsWild Day4]

#30NightsWild is a little project to wild camp and wild swim every day in June, telling a little story about each night, and making a little film along the way. Night …
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Breakfast of Champions [#30NightsWild Day3]
1 year ago

Breakfast of Champions [#30NightsWild Day3]

#30NightsWild is a little project to wild camp and wild swim every day in June, telling a little story about each night, and making a little film along the way. Night …
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Harlaw Reservoir [#30NightsWild – Day2]
1 year ago

Harlaw Reservoir [#30NightsWild – Day2]

#30NightsWild is a little project to wild camp and wild swim every day in June, telling a little story about each night, and making a little film along the way. I …
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Hunter’s Crag – [Day 1 #30NightsWild]
1 year ago

Hunter’s Crag – [Day 1 #30NightsWild]

#30NightsWild is a little project to wild camp and wild swim every day in June, telling a little story about each night, and making a little film along the way. This …
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133rd out of Who Gives a Sh*t
1 year ago

133rd out of Who Gives a Sh*t

On how smashing your personal best can be a disappointing experience, and the lessons that can be learned.

I’ve run quite a few marathons, but last year I entered my first …
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Introducing #30NightsWild
1 year ago

Introducing #30NightsWild

#30NightsWild is simple: wild camp and wild swim every day for 30 straight days, tell a little story about each night, and make a little film about the project. It’s …
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Martial Arts and Mindfulness – My Introduction to Meditation
2 years ago

Martial Arts and Mindfulness – My Introduction to Meditation

How did I reach the point in my life where daily meditation and extended silent retreats feel as essential as eating and drinking?
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12 New Habits for 2016
2 years ago

12 New Habits for 2016

At the start of every year I sit down and think about the next 12 months. What’s important to me? What are my priorities? How do I achieve, grow, and …
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Successes, Failures and Lessons from 2015 – My Year in Review
2 years ago

Successes, Failures and Lessons from 2015 – My Year in Review

This is my 2015 annual review – a way of identifying and recording lessons from the last 12 months by checking out what went well, and what didn’t. I highly …
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