#HAIKUllection | A Series of Haikus V

Rest your weary feet. There's a longer road to take. Pause, but do not quit. | Pause | 092917 | When hope is missing, Know that it's not yet the end. Your story goes on. | Semicolon | 083117 | In the raging seas when I'm too close to sinking, Your light gives me hope.… Continue reading #HAIKUllection | A Series of Haikus V


The Pause Button

​What seem to be normal days became taxing. The things I used to enjoy like reading and writing don't seem entertaining anymore. The work I then loved became a routine that I'm starting to get tired of.  Other peoples' weight and problems also seem to drag me down. Sad memories and regrets also accompany the… Continue reading The Pause Button


#HAIKUllection | A Series of Haikus IV

Dear little light bulb, You're not meant to shine alone. Plug in to a source. | Light | 081717 | Oh what joy it is to see life in full color after dark detours. | Color | 061317 | Never giving up — That's how your love is for me. Always pursuing. | J316 |… Continue reading #HAIKUllection | A Series of Haikus IV


Poem | The Leaf Who’s Afraid to Fall

It's finally fall season once again, where leaves are slowly changing colors — turning from greens to browns and yellows. But unlike most, one stays the same. In the many autumns that passed, that one leaf stayed connected to its branch — trying her best not to detach and free fall. Her fears and insecurities… Continue reading Poem | The Leaf Who’s Afraid to Fall


Yesterday Once More

Cue music: Yesterday Once More by Carpenters ​There are days when I look back to memories I had with the friends I had in the different seasons of my life. And, in those days, I'll always feel contrasting emotions. Sad, that some I outgrew. Happy, that I got to share parts of my life with… Continue reading Yesterday Once More


(Don’t) “Go for What Makes You Happy”

I chanced upon an FB live of a local radio show yesterday afternoon while they were interviewing a local band. They were talking about issues about love, relationships, and other similar things. Then, during the course of the interview, one of the band members said (non-verbatim), "If all people will go for what makes them… Continue reading (Don’t) “Go for What Makes You Happy”


#HAIKUllection | A Series of Haikus III

Dear sir songwriter, I'm off to find a new song. Until then, so long. | Goodbye Song | 081717 | Tempted to escape. That's how I am when you're near. Though, I want to stay. | Crush | 081717 | Our story's ended. A new chapter awaits me. A new me ensues. | Epilogue |… Continue reading #HAIKUllection | A Series of Haikus III