Every week, the admins of a Facebook travel group I’m active in hosts a themed thread to keep everyone well-engaged. I join the conversations on Goals, Where Have You Been, and Motivate the Group threads most of the time, but never the Fears thread. “FEARS: Travel, personal, whatever your fears are, be open and share [...]
Ito pala ang nakatakda
Matatagpuan at iiwanan
Hahagkan at bibitawan
Mayroong katapusan, hangganan
Sana pati ang nararamdaman, kalungkutan
Nagsimula na punong-puno ng tamis
Pagmamahal sa lugar, sa akin ay naging labis
Alam mo ang hindi ko ninais?
Iniwan mo akong naghihinagpis
Dahil ikaw pala ang destinasyon
Na matagal ko ng nais puntahan noon,
Ngayon, at sa habang panahon
No day has ended without wishing I were back in the realm of South Cebu, eating chorizo in Samboan, watching the sunset in Lambug Beach, swimming with the sardines in Moalboal, and passing through the coastal road from Badian to Oslob.
Kaligayahan, kapayapaan, tahanan
Sana’y walang hanggan
I have waited for this trip since 2017 came in, but the world keeps on throwing shades. Let’s jump into the bright side of things, yes?