Dear 14-year-old self, You have no idea what the fuck you’re doing, so stop being so pretentious. Life isn’t going to follow your carefully outlined plan. Stop, take a deep breath, and learn to wing it. It’s okay to find gratification or satisfaction in many Facebook and Instagram likes, so long as you don’t let … More 24 lessons for a 14-year-old girl + birthday photodump!
Next Sunday, August 27, I turn 24! Wow. One year closer to my mid-twenties, and an infinite number of life crises in between. Boggles the mind, doesn’t it? Last year, I spent my birthday in Puerto Princesa, Palawan with my boyfriend (read my entries by clicking the Palawan tag). This year, I thought of buying … More Photodump: First Shots, Fujifilm X-A10
The 16th to 22nd of August 2017 has been declared as Pista ng Pelikulang Pinoy, or Fiesta of Filipino Films, to celebrate the art of Filipino indie movies. All cinemas in the country have been mandated to show the following local films: 100 Tula Para Kay Stella Ang Manananggal sa Unit 23B AWOL Bar Boys … More Hide the Drinks, I’ll Be Okay: Ang Manananggal sa Unit 23B
This post is part of a blog series. To see all the posts in this series, click the link How to Really Know Someone. 41. What activities do you enjoy? Reading is the first thing that comes to mind! Put me in a corner with a good book and a cup of coffee and I’m good … More How to Really Know Someone Pt. 5
Last week, I was in Legazpi for work (more ASEAN stuff, sigh). It’s my first time in Albay, and – more importantly – my first time to see one of the Philippines’ God-given wonders: Mayon Volcano. It’s the height of the typhoon season. We’ve had nothing but rain, rain, and more rain for the past … More Bulkang Mayon, shaped by the hands of the gods
A year ago, I felt on the verge of a new chapter in my life. Today, I’m about to finish that chapter, and start on a new one. In my last Life Lately, I talked about how I applied to the Master’s in Public Administration program at UP Diliman. I’d deferred getting an MA right … More Life Lately #2