To my future…

I know. We are told to settle because “time is running out.” But promise me, never ever settle. Wait for me. So when we finally meet, we could tell each other that we didn’t settle to whoever was available, when we were told we needed company. If it doesn’t make you hold your breathe. If…

Don’t ask me why

I always try to see the best in people. I give countless chances even to people who don’t deserve it. So if I walk away from you, please know that you were given due process.  Lately, I’ve been thinking much. I’m not sure if being soft-hearted and hard-headed is a good combination. But, what can…

Learning is free, but you’re busy with Facebook

Not everyone gets the chance to go to school, especially to the university. This should not be used, though, as an excuse to stop yourself from being educated. Schooling is very important, yes. I can’t emphasize that any further as a former teacher myself. But if at the moment you can’t afford it, don’t allow…

My Japanese lessons, day 1 & 2

Hey there! Thanks for stopping by. Yesterday, after getting a bit frustrated with my tries for calligraphy, I browsed http://www.memrise.com to give Japanese lessons a quick look. A good (not to mention, cute) friend of mine recommended the site to me a couple of months ago. And guess what, it’s so awesome for anyone who…

I’m not sure if calligraphy is for me

So I bought a brush pen. All caligraphy pen sets were out of stocks at the bookstore nearby so I settled with this one. I want to start practising. Here’s my best “hello” output. Now, I’m not sure if calligraphy is for me. I always wanted to learn and master this craft but it’s easier…

Random Walk Home

This week I was able to catch up the early morning sun after work. It was six am, Wednesday. The cold January breeze setting in as I paced the streets of the old Ortigas road. It felt so good. While everyone around me was rushing on their way to work, I was there, so relaxed…