I have always believed in the power of written words. As someone who dreads confrontation, I find myself responding in either of these ways: I keep quiet and write down the things that I fail to say, or I distract myself and escape whatever it is that’s bothering me. The past few months have been more of the latter, which explains my long absence online.
There are some things in life that are worth working on despite having zero income (passion projects, hobbies), but there are also other things that should not be tolerated. If you plan to reach out to me to ask me to do free work or to do some job where you’ll pay me $2 for 1,000-words… then screw you. I’m sick and tired of people trying to take advantage and of people who think that writing is worthless and trivial (FYI, this sh*t is a hard job to do).
There was a time in my life when my diet was completely taken over by burgers. I remember Mark and I visiting different burger joints, our dates filled with greasy patties served with greasier sides. Now that I’m trying to live a healthier lifestyle (a.k.a. Lessening the junk that I […]
Every year, I try to come up with a year-ender post to culminate everything that had happened to me in the past 365 days. It’s usually just a list of the year’s highlights, as well as some of the things that I’ve been thankful for. I’ve been meaning to do […]
If you’re looking for an affordable place to stay in Tagaytay, then Containers by Eco Hotel is a great option for you. Spacious, instagrammable, and sustainable, this is definitely a place that we’d love to come back to next time.
When I told a couple of old friends that I am heading to Ho Chi Minh City, most of them are quite puzzled with my choice of destination. I mean, there are no fun theme parks, no beaches, and nothing much to see but streets that reflect closely to that […]
I write for a blog with a handful of readers, a couple thousand views, and a slim chance of having sponsored posts. For others, what I’m doing is pointless. But for me, it’s something that my heart craves. It’s something that practices my skills and creativity (or the lack of […]