Prompt 1: Write a letter to the last person you kissed. (ver 2: The Prince)

For the next 30 days, we will be working on the daily writing prompts by Bianca Sparacino which we find truly inspiring. Day 1. Write a letter to the last person you kissed. Dear You, Thank you. Thank you for asking me out. Thank you for giving me the chance to get to know you, even just for a little while. I came to know … Continue reading Prompt 1: Write a letter to the last person you kissed. (ver 2: The Prince)

Prompt 1: Write a letter to the last person you kissed. (ver 1: The Frog)

For the next 30 days, we will be working on the daily writing prompts by Bianca Sparacino which we find truly inspiring. Day 1. Write a letter to the last person you kissed. Dear you, I’ve never foreseen that the kiss we shared on that beautiful April night would be the last one we will ever have. And the events that transpired after would really … Continue reading Prompt 1: Write a letter to the last person you kissed. (ver 1: The Frog)

How Breaking Your Heart Can Make It Whole

Recently, I crossed off something from my bucket list: develop and publish a website. Pinoy Catalyst is an online magazine oriented towards the Philippine Development sector, aiming to inspire Filipinos to take action and be part of nation building.  When we were conceptualizing the site, there were a lot of mixed reactions ranging from awe to inspired to “Are you crazy? Putting up your own website … Continue reading How Breaking Your Heart Can Make It Whole

FRANCES I think there aren’t really mixed signals. We, ladies, just like to think of it that way. The best way to deal with these confusing men is to not get yourself confused with their words and actions. Actions speak louder than words. So even though he says, “I would really like to see you” but there’s never any follow through, consider him disinterested. Trust … Continue reading

For When You Are Tired And Feeling Lost

I have a confession to make. It’s an admission that is hard to come by especially at this day and age where almost everyone is “on the go,” or “chronically busy.” It happens to a lot of people but not everyone is ready to acknowledge the matter. It must be the pride. When was it ever easy admitting that you lost your cool? There you are, treading through … Continue reading For When You Are Tired And Feeling Lost

The Big “C”

I didn’t know the specifics of the disease, only that I had an ominous feeling about it. The topic was briefly discussed in my biology class during my high school days: the cells in the body suddenly have a mind of their own, reproducing at an alarmingly fast rate without the body’s permission, from a faulty gene in the body. Perhaps I possessed a certain degree of … Continue reading The Big “C”

23

When I turned 18, I thought this was the milestone I’ve been waiting for, that every birthday after that would all be the same until that next milestone. Somehow after that 18th year, the transition is quite easy. You’ve been initiated into adulthood and people basically expect you to act like one thereon. What is it about turning 23 that is significant anyway? Adele made … Continue reading 23