I’m Offended: The Case of Clients Asking For Free Work

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).

Here’s to you, 2017

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 […]

Life Lately: February Highlights

I can’t believe that we’re on the last stretch of February. In just a matter of hours, we’re about to bid goodbye to another month and say hello to the next chapter of the year. Time flies by unbelievably fast, I honestly don’t know how to catch up anymore. I’m still […]

How I Ended Up Traveling Alone

So. Quick catch up: a month ago, I rode a plane going to Ho Chi Minh City and spent 12 amazing days by myself, going to four different cities in 3 neighboring countries. It was definitely one of the most nerve-wracking and liberating moments of my life.

What I’m Grateful For 2016

I still can’t wrap my head around the idea that 2016 is almost over. While this year has been quite crazy with all the politics that the world has been dealing with, (as selfish as this sounds) my life has been pretty amazing. There are many times when I feel […]

Life Lately: Unintentional Hiatus

Marcos burial. Trump win. Black Friday protests. Tons of workload and tons of backlogs. Bonding with friends and spending quality time with Mark. Life. These are some of the many things that could sum up how my unintentional hiatus went. At first, I thought I was just facing a temporary writing […]