A time to think, to pause, to make space in the head for thoughts.
Work can take over your life until there is no life left to be used. What then was the point of living? Be comfortable in who you are seems to be very important.
Times of holiday are times to reflect upon our lives and this may make us deeply aware of how much of our lives are being wittered away on one specific part of us giving another part no room. For example for many of us our job is largely logical, mechanical, brain intensive – this gives little room for the spiritual the creative. Perhaps we work in a small space – A computer desk? A room? A city? Then there may be a need to get into a different environment – the sea, the mountains, forest. Out, escape….