We are meant to explore, to discover, to move, to find what makes us live

There is wisdom in the words "a man unwilling to fight for what he wants deserves what he gets." Everyday we have to fight circumstances, our own fears, and bad timing. If we don't, we'll get nothing. And we'll deserve nothing. So I fought to be able to write. Everyday, I fight with a myriad … Continue reading We are meant to explore, to discover, to move, to find what makes us live

Goodbye 2016, you hideous bitch goddess you

You weren't rubbish, but you weren't all that great, either. It's the year of missed chances and horrible timing, of making mistakes and believing in the wrong people, of second-guessing, of rude awakenings, of remnant heartaches, of new heartaches, and of wavering faith. But it's also the year when one in my circle married the … Continue reading Goodbye 2016, you hideous bitch goddess you

The Good Woman or, what to be before expecting a good man

Recently, I've been reading a lot of articles about finding "Mr. Right" or the characteristics of a "good man." While there's absolutely nothing wrong with that, I can't help but notice that the articles all say the same thing. I don't know if it's just me but, if you think about it, these articles kinda … Continue reading The Good Woman or, what to be before expecting a good man

Ways to Help Haiyan/Yolanda Victims

  Last weekend, the Philippines was hit by what is said to be one of the strongest typhoons on record to make landfall. Millions are affected, thousands feared dead, and hundreds of families left helpless. But never hopeless. The Filipinos had always been resilient people. There is no doubt that we will rebuild. However, even … Continue reading Ways to Help Haiyan/Yolanda Victims

Travel to the Philippines in 2013

"For travellers willing to go the extra thousand miles for a deserted beach, thePhilippines has around 7,000 of the most heavenly islands in the world. It's still not the most obvious beach-holiday destination, but it soon will be." So begins the short but sweet article of Conde Nast Travellers, naming the Philippines one of the top … Continue reading Travel to the Philippines in 2013

Manila Appreciation Day plus Php 500.00 Challenge

After a day out with friends, I finally had the time to write about what we called the Manila Appreciation Day. Okay, so we did this more than 2 months ago but I only had time to write now. Sue me. So, what is Manila Appreciation Day? It's basically us, touring Manila specifically, Binondo, Intramuros, … Continue reading Manila Appreciation Day plus Php 500.00 Challenge