It’s not about myself now. It’s not about what I can get, but what I can give. It is about God and the people around me. I have to pass on the greatest learning experience I’ve gained. The desire to make Him known is not just a fire but an eternal flame that I must share to the ends of the earth. It’s a mission that summed up learning and growing.
I was baptized and raised as a Catholic. For 16 years, I studied in two Catholic schools where Catholicism was the center of education. But what supposed to be a space for shaping life and religion became a space for resistance. There, attending religion classes meant strategically sleeping or catching up with my seatmates. Learning [...]
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 [...]
Like any other year, 2016 threw a lot of breakthroughs and breakdowns on me. I welcomed one of my best friend’s first born that felt like my own. Another best friend got engaged. I met beautiful souls from different walks of life. I embraced the life in North Metro Manila, which is an achievement for [...]