In Another Lifetime

I’ll die in your arms if that will make you happy. I’ll surround myself with thorns so no one can touch me. I’ll hide my face in the dark so nobody else will look at me. If that makes you happy, I’ll do it gladly. The pain in your eyes when I’m with someone else…

Single and 30

Just when I thought that I am satisfied with what is happening in my life, I’m loving my job, I’ve got wonderful employers, my family is doing great, and I am happy until- I am reminded that I am single and 30. My friend and I recently talked and she is sulking for still being…

When Both Ends of the Rainbow Meet

The pot of gold at the end of the rainbow doesn’t always brings happiness. Sometimes it showers you with loneliness and sprinkles of sorrow. It takes you away from the other end which ultimately brings joy and peace. There other end is where your family, friends, and people you care about. Most of the time…

Lift

The lift opened and he went inside. He pushed the L button to take him to the lobby. At the 15th floor it stopped, someone must have pressed it he thought. While fumbling his house keys, the lift opened and a lady in this red dress entered. She smiled at him and pressed L5 going…

Kailan Muling Ngingiti ang mga Mata Mo?

Kaya pala kahit anong ganda ng hubog ng iyong mga labi tuwing ikaw ay ngingiti ay hindi ko pa rin maramdaman ang saya sa iyong dibdib. Tila isa lamang palamuti para ipakita sa iba na walang problema. Ngunit ang kakulangan ng kislap sa iyong mga mata ay hindi kayang magsinungaling, Ang natatagong lumbay na iyong…

TV advertisements (A POV)

Admit it, watching television is one of our favorite past times. Even with the emergence of youtube and netflix, it is still fun to watch our favorite variety shows and tv series with our family. The only pet peeve when watching tv is that it has tons of commercials! We always complain about how much…

Snowfall

The snowfall will always be a reminder of what I left behind. The bitter-sweet goodbye: the tight hug and the words of love. The tears I forced not to fall pretending to be strong while my heart crushes into bits of pieces. Just like the wilted tree on winter, It will pass, The emptiness will…

New Life, New Journey

I know I haven’t been really active lately, not because I’m awfully busy but because I got addicted to Korean drama and variety shows. Anyway, for now I will be updating you about my life. Yesterday I flew to Canada! Yes I am writing this blog as my first day in Canada! it feels so…

It Will Be Done

The wait is driving me crazy The pressure is making me go nuts. I know indulging to my weakness will just tear me apart. Calm the nerves, Come back to your senses, Nothing to worry, Don’t be in such a hurry. If it’s meant to be, then it will be done.

Update (Foreign Domestic Helper’s life-HK)

At 8am today, there are already 4 rows with two lines on each lane. Half of them stayed for the night and some came here at dawn. I went home and went back at 6am, I was blessed because those who stayed at night reserved my spot so I’m still staying at my line from…

Highlights (Foreign Domestic Helper’s Life)

Tonight, at 7pm, I was in a hurry trying to be one of the first to queue up at the immigration for an appointment tomorrow for my contract renewal/visa application. I was kind of relieved to see a short queue, thinking I won’t be waiting long before the immigration officer go down and give us…