To the sister I never had

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

Things I wish my country, the Philippines, has

  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

Can we go back?

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?

To my friends going through a difficult time

  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

Five lessons I’ve learned from past relationships

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

5 things I’ve realized at 25

1. Everyone is as lost as you are. Sometimes, we get envious of people in our news feed posting photos and following their dreams. What we don't know is that they are as lost as we are, they are just better at hiding it. What people post in social media are just the 'tip of … Continue reading 5 things I’ve realized at 25