Moments

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

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Musings

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

Musings

(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”

Moments

What Demanded to Be Felt

For the past few weeks, pain and heartaches demanded themselves to be felt. Family stuff. Sickness. Insecurities. Conflicts. Arguments. Resurfacing ghosts. And a lot more. When they came, they poured. And when life started the downpour, it chose to stay for long. When it rained on me, it definitely poured. I always know myself to… Continue reading What Demanded to Be Felt

Musings

This Is the Kind of Love You Should Pursue

In search for the love you want and hope for, you'll meet different kinds of love in its many forms. Some will fail you and still leave you empty, but in your search, you'll meet one that will fully satisfy all the longings of your heart. That's the kind of love you should pursue. To… Continue reading This Is the Kind of Love You Should Pursue

Musings

Of Pain and Pomelos

It's been a long time since I last shared a muni-muni on this blog. 🙂 Surprisingly today, I learned a few lessons while peeling a pomelo. Kind of funny no? While I was peeling the pomelo, Mama precautioned, "O, ingatan mong mahiwa 'yung laman, baka pumait." (Be careful not to slice through the pomelo's flesh… Continue reading Of Pain and Pomelos

Open letters

To the Go-to Person, Superman, and Supergirl of their Circles

Have you always found it difficult to say “no” when the ones you love ask for help or advice? Have you always been your friends' shoulder to cry on during their heartbreaks and struggles? Have you always been the “Fix-it Felix” in your clique? And, while you love what you do, you also feel tired… Continue reading To the Go-to Person, Superman, and Supergirl of their Circles

Open letters

A Letter to the Young Ones We Once Were

There are times when life hits us and shoots us with thoughts we can’t seem to handle. So many questions pile up our minds and tear up our eyes. And, at times, we won’t find all the answers. Well, I guess that’s how life works. That’s how life on earth is. If I had only… Continue reading A Letter to the Young Ones We Once Were