Twenty Five

Previous birthday posts: Twenty one  | Twenty two | Twenty three | Twenty four  Every year, I find a different way to start writing this birthday post. I won’t even start with “I’m 25 today!” because obviously, the blog post title gives it away. LOL. I’m freaking twenty five years old, I can’t believe it. Some of
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Starting 2018 Right

Happy New Year to you reading this post! For the first time in twenty four years, I feel good about starting the year. You’d be surprised—the past few years (especially after my 20th year) were difficult. I was at a place where I either wanted to attain something (and couldn’t
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2017: Year in Review

(For previous year-ender posts: 2014, 2015, 2016.) I was reading Austin Kleon’s blog and found this post about notes to self. I particularly liked #14: At a certain point, you must become your own role model. I never think highly of myself. Blame it on my super low self-esteem at a
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2017 Favorites: Books, Films, Music

Hey, everyone! Dropping in a few year-ender posts before we officially close 2017. To be honest, it’s not sinking in that the year is actually ending. But here we are—and another year will say hello in a few weeks. x This year was different for me. Apart from working on
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Work Has Been Interesting Lately

Hi, everyone! Just popping by to say that work has been interesting lately. That title still holds true because I’ve been experiencing so many ~shookt~ moments as I type this out. I just came back from Japan for “work” (can’t believe I actually take more work trips now than real
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En Route: New York City

[written on the 1st week of October] How do you move on from a place that has given you so much life in two weeks? I’m sitting in my workspace in Manila as I’m typing this (for the nth time), jetlagged, daydreaming I was still walking the streets of Flushing
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