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Guess whose birthday it is today!

*insert drumroll* MINE! So it's midday and so far it's calm. I didn't expect anything that's why it's still a happy day. I've got field work tomorrow (which was supposedly today but they moved it because, duh! Kidding. I don't know why they did.) Birthdays show you your real friends (and those who are your… Continue reading Guess whose birthday it is today!

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An Open Letter to the People Around me | Journal

To you, Who I've hurt with my words; Who I've hurt with my actions; Who I've hurt in any way:   I'm sorry. These words are all I can come up with. I've opened up about some things with my friends a couple of weeks ago and we concluded that people might misunderstand me. With… Continue reading An Open Letter to the People Around me | Journal

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When you feel like everyone around you is moving forward, remind yourself to hold on and keep doing what you do best. Your time will come. πŸ™πŸ»

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Of the Filipino, for the Filipino, by the Filipino | Opinion

On the 30th of June this year, a new administration will be governing this country. This government was chosen by millions of Filipinos last May 9. However, before I talk about our new government, I'll talk about my first election experience as a new voter. I registered late because I had to weigh a lot… Continue reading Of the Filipino, for the Filipino, by the Filipino | Opinion

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On Sentiments and Memories | Journal

I am sentimental. I like keeping memories. Keeping tabs of what has been happening in my life. In fact, I like it so much that I often get peeved whenever others forget even those sort-of-major moments in their lives such as those sort-of-insignificant firsts. I like to remember things and not forget especially the happy… Continue reading On Sentiments and Memories | Journal

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Kwentong Jeepney | Journal

"Siguro, rich kidΒ siya at di pa siya nakakasakay ng jeep." Ito yung madalas nating biro sa tuwing may nakakasalamuha tayong walang "jeepey experience" sabayan mo paa ng pagkaconyo niya. Stereotype na nga siguro na porke't mayaman, may sasakyan at di kailangang sumakay ng jeep. At dahil na rin siguro, tatak ng Pilipinas itong jeepney. Sa… Continue reading Kwentong Jeepney | Journal

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“Fangirling” on Pope Francis | Journal

It's not always that a Pope - the highest in rank for Catholics (priests) - visits the Philippines. In fact, it's already been 20 years since the last visit of a Pope to the country. I'm just 20 so it wasn't possible for me to be able to take part during that last Papal Visit… Continue reading “Fangirling” on Pope Francis | Journal

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"To be wise, use three languages;Β think well, feel well, and do well.[...] and to be surprised by the love of God." - Pope Francis during his encounter with the youth at the University of Santo Tomas (Papal Visit 2015, Philippines)