Today is no special day. Since I hit adulthood, that's how I thought of my birthdays. Nothing special going on. I was done with big parties my parents used to throw for me and the blowing of birthday candles in lavish birthday cakes. I was done with all of that and I don't have a … Continue reading Pay It Forward.
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1. You epitomize leading a life of “quiet desperation.” Half of the reason you’re anxious all the time is because you don’t naturally act or, therefore, process your emotions, and while that’s positive in some ways, it’s debilitating…
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It has been more than a while since I last posted here, so let me make it up to you with the story of my recent journey. It's the month of April and from where I am living it could only mean one thing: SUMMER! And when you live in a tropical country, summer could … Continue reading CAMOTES ISLAND: THE LOST HORIZON OF THE SOUTH (Part 1)
Paulo Coelho forever.
- “Life has a way of testing a person’s will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.”
- “It takes a huge effort to free yourself from memory.”
- “What hurts us is what heals us.”
- “Only two things can reveal life’s great secrets: suffering and love.”
- “In magic – and in life – there is only the present moment, the now. You can’t measure time the way you measure the distance between two points. ‘Time’ doesn’t pass. We human beings have enormous difficulty in focusing on the present; we’re always thinking about what we did, about how we could have done it better, about the consequences of our actions, and about why we didn’t act as we should have. Or else we think about the future, about what we’re going to do tomorrow, what precautions we should take, what dangers await…
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It has been exactly three weeks since I left my job (of almost four years) at a whim without any concrete plans whatsoever about my future. When I decided to stop working, even I myself was quite skeptical about my reasons for doing so. I don't know, it felt like it was something that has … Continue reading Self Reinventing Project
“To travel is to take a journey into yourself.” I am no jetsetter (at least not yet) but I have proven this quote to be true. In all my little travels, not only do I get to meet people but also I encounter myself. That apart from bringing home trinkets and souvenirs and memories; I get to … Continue reading Thank You, Thailand!
As a welcoming wagon to my "newly launched" blog; I am letting you in to peek through the summer adventure I just had. When I was younger, which was not a long time ago, I clearly remembered that I always long for summers. The school has just begun and there I was already wishing for … Continue reading Basking in Bantayan
Ahoy there, mates! Welcome to my new blog! Well I'm a newbie around here at wordpress.com, so somehow this is an unfamiliar territory. I am not a professional blogger either, but I have been blogging for over a year, mostly about personal stuff in my other blog. I have decided to create a new blog … Continue reading Hello and Welcome Aboard!