On Coffee, Tears and Secrets

Sometimes a coffee is the best company for whatever we're going through, be it a celebration, mourning, alone time or just one of our whims. Tears sometimes fall down our eyes fighting secret battles only us know about, We often feel ins...

Tinig

Nakatago sa isip. May munting tinig na bumubulong sa isip. Tila puso din ay lumalakas sa pag pintig. May boses na tila nais na sumambit. Pero teka mayroon nga bang makikinig?

This Is In Behalf Of Those Who Are Left Behind

People will always leave, but it does not mean it is your fault. People leave for what they think is for the better. They leave for what they think is the next best thing, they leave for what they feel is so much better. They leave becau...

Irony of Life: Healing Hurts

Dear You, The memories, the people, and you. It can either make you or break you. It can help you make it through the path or can make you just give up. You know what’s the irony of life? It happens when you start making c...

Sacrificial Love

Loving a person means giving the world to him. Sounds overacting but what does it really mean by the word love in itself? Most people can’t live without love, they are nothing without it. Besides no man is an island, and in love, no one can...

In God’s time.

I was shattered by past heartbreaks. It caused me to become uncertain about love and believed that happy endings only happen in fairytales. I intended to build the highest walls that no man can ever break nor climb. I enclosed myself in my ...

Before you look for LOVE, find a LIFE muna.

One of our deepest longings is to find someone who'll love us unconditionally. All of us at some point or season wants to have a love life. However, when we find someone who we want to spend our life with, issues arises that cause us to gi...

Dear Self, embrace who and where you are not.

Dear Self, How is your heart? 2020 is so heavy, isn’t it? I know you have set a standard that at a certain time, you should be like this and like that. And probably the path where you are now is not even leading you to where you wanted to...

Some things are never meant to be

Life is uncertain yet what makes it constant is change. It varies with seasons, modifies through time and moves like a wheel. Paradoxical in nature but we are to live with it. As if we have a choice, right? We encounter people come and g...

29 Years

Turning 30 end of this year. Adulting is indeed hard. As I reminisce with the past 29 years, I can say that I have really lived well. I had a lot of good and bad experiences as well as mistakes, conscious mistakes. My life has been a mixtur...

To the ones who feel lost and forgotten

This too shall pass.

Midsummer

That salt air rubbing against your skin, that loud music from a distance, that excitement the first time the waves meet your toes, that feeling of catching up a deadline— wait, what? You found yourself sitting across the room, wala pa ...

My First

My First   Hi, I’m probably just like you.  Wanting to express my truest self.  So here I am.  This is my first blog. I’ve been journaling for about a year now.  Writing on things that consumes my mind at the time.  Old school pen and p...

Question From Our Frustration

(PART TWO) First, I was an introvert a long time ago, before I knew what it was called. I remember my senior years, when I preferred to watch my classmates ruin the classroom’s blackboard (well its green thou) with their stupid thing th...

Life Realizations of a Struggling Millennial

I want to share some of the things I learned during this year. I must say that I’ve matured a lot and I’m proud of the person I have become. It’s not an easy process, I’ve been through a lot and I felt like I don’t know what my purpose is a...

But What If This Time It All Comes Back Together?

And from that certain moment, after long years of living on your own universe, set of walls and boundaries, for once... you feel afraid. You feel that you're afraid when your eyes started to stare his. You cannot understand it for the first...

NAKAKAPAGOD DIN

NAKAKAPAGOD DIN Nakakapagod din puro ikaw nalang ang laging yumayakap. Nakalimutan ko kailangan ko din ng kusang pag yakap.   Nakakapagod din ang panatilihing nakahawak. Kung ang hinahawakan  ay kumakawala't pumipiglas. ...

Rainy day blues no. 1

Why are we still here? Why are we still hiding our deepest and saddest emotions? Why do we still we fight, despite getting weakened down to our cores? Why do we still get up despite getting swallowed by our nightmares? Why do we...

“The greatest wealth is created by being an early investor in innovation” by Investa

Want to learn how to thrive under harsh market conditions? This coming November 25, 2022 the Investa Summit will start - a three-day long event featuring world-class traders and investors in stocks and the Web3 space.    Going s...

Things are better and life is beautiful

There could only be enough suffering that we will encounter throughout our lifetime. God will never give us anything we can't carry, so they say. It's been so long since I bared myself through my words. It's always been my avenue for expres...

10 Pieces of Advice to Every Woman (Wordplay Version)

10 pieces of advice to every woman (using wordplays of Philippine provinces and/or tourist destinations) Sundin mo ang SIARGAO ng puso mo. A new haircut. A new job. A new adventure. As long as it makes you happy at alam mong wala kang ...

When Life Seems Lost

I wish I can still understand the ways of life. Sometimes there are days that seems it's hard to breathe and you cannot fathom the nothingness of emotions that's circling around your bones. There are times as if you are blindly confined ins...

Lost and Found

Have you ever felt lost? Like before you are very certain of what you want, what you would like to be and your plans are all laid accordingly. But then in just a snap of a hand, it all turned upside down. You lost your job. You felt your bo...

What Time Does Not Heal, You Have To Heal It Yourself

As they say, time heals all wounds. But in reality, we mistake time as the ultimate healer of our pain, deepest cuts, damages, and bruises. We depend on time telling ourselves we'll get better one day and live in the hope of it. Yes, ...

Dear You with a Brave Heart

Dear You, Being brave and strong is a tough job. Sometimes you would want to breakdown but you can’t. Because someone’s relying on you. Sometimes you want people to see you vulnerable but they don’t seem to notice. Because they think th...

A Letter from my 23-Year Old Self

Dear Self, First of all, I want to give you a tap on your shoulder for finishing another year. Looking back, those 365 days were never easy, but you made it! It tested your strength, your loyalty, your patience and most especially, your Fa...

Me, expecting from me

Did I not do my best when I attempted for the nth time to make it? Are my efforts not enough to make it work? Or should I have stopped a long time ago because all my efforts would be futile? Everyone is expecting that it will work. ...

A Living Eulogy for Me

Deaar You, If there's one thing that I'd like to tell you, it would be: "Choose to love." You may find it absurd but yes, choose to love. You never go wrong when you love like Him. Choose to love after all the painful memories...

Para sa Lalaking Nagsabi sa Akin ng Hindi

Para sa'yo na nagsabi sa akin ng hindi, Gusto ko lang sabihin na salamat sa'yo, Salamat sa'yo dahil sa paghindi mo, Mas nakilala ko lalo ang sarili ko. Inakala ko noon pareho ating damdamin, Iyon pala ay ako lang ang umatim, Akala ko n...

Insecurities of a Millennial

You honestly think that if it was that easy for me to make a decision I wouldn't have already made one? You seriously believe that I wouldn't have given a straight yes or no if I knew what I wanted to happen? I'm tired. Even if you think...