I shut off every now and then. When I talk to many people at the same time, I feel overwhelmed. I can only keep a conversation going with one or two persons at a time. So if it goes beyond that, I shut off and disappear. That's why I keep people at a distance as they … Continue reading Confessions of a detached person
How long has it been? 8 years? 10 years? I can’t exactly remember how we met. I can’t remember how we introduced ourselves to each other, but it doesn’t really matter, does it? All I can remember is how creative your group messages were and how you always have the signature ‘Life sux‘ hahahahaha love … Continue reading To the sister I never had
Having lived in a first world country for four years now, the thought "Unta naa pud ani sa Pinas" (Sana may ganito din ang Pinas) never really left my mind. There are so many things I wish for my dear country that would make it a better place. If only I wasn't ambitious enough, … Continue reading Things I wish my country, the Philippines, has
Aside from the fact that she carried me for nine whole months, whom needs to have her stomach turned as I was a breech baby, she will always be the person who will never turn her back against me. I haven't been the best daughter to my mother. I've never invited her to watch any … Continue reading Why I love my mother
Can we go back to the time.. when we didn't have any issues waking up as early as 5 for school on a Monday morning with our parents' cooking ready on the table? when we didn't even notice the year pass by because we had so many extra co-curricular activities and responsibilities and we weren't … Continue reading Can we go back?
No matter how many times you go back to the past, it will never change. This difficult time is temporary. Nothing in this world is permanent. Whatever you're going through right now won't last. It may seem like you're facing endless problems in your life, but trust me, it will never be for long. … Continue reading To my friends going through a difficult time
1. People are not possessions. Yes, both of you made a promise to be committed to each other, or to date exclusively, but it doesn't mean that you own your partner. Let them go out with their friends or have hobbies that don't include you. Don't try to access all their social media accounts, and … Continue reading Five lessons I’ve learned from past relationships