Life In General

My Fruitful Jobless Seasons & the Fulfillment of my Introvert Dreams

As I write this, I am munching on my almost-midnight snack (appetizer for the actual midnight snack) and hearing only the clicking sound of my keyboard and the rumbling of the AC. I am all alone in our hotel room while my Mom is out partying with her friends. Yes, my Mom is partying. Not… Continue reading My Fruitful Jobless Seasons & the Fulfillment of my Introvert Dreams

The Struggle Is Real

The Struggle Is Real: Forgiving, but not Forgetting

We were watching our favorite television show in the living room. Wanting to relax, I put my legs up and sit in an Indian sit position. She immediately slapped my legs repeatedly and whispered: “Ibaba mo yang paa mo! Ayaw nila nakataas ang paa!” (Put your feet down, they don’t like it when your feet… Continue reading The Struggle Is Real: Forgiving, but not Forgetting

Life In General · Travel

2016: The Year of Moving On

In a short while, we will kiss 2015 goodbye and say hello to 2016. How does this make you feel? Are you overcome by excitement, paralyzed by uncertainty and fear, or discouraged by last year’s performance? Personally, I feel all three. Somehow¬†in my jungle heart, all three emotions found room.     How would you… Continue reading 2016: The Year of Moving On

Christian Living · Travel

He’s Writing Your Story, and It Is Beautiful

Happy new year earthlings! This year, I commit to blogging more regularly. One of my mistakes last year was procrastinating and giving in to laziness. At times I really was busy and tired from finishing school requirements, but I knew deep in my heart that I could have updated my blog regularly. For that, I… Continue reading He’s Writing Your Story, and It Is Beautiful