Love Letter to Heaven

Dear God, I woke up today with a joyful heart. It is not because I’m going through a beautiful season in my life but because I realized that life itself is a gift and something that I should celebrate every single day. I know how sure you are that I’m not like this most of…

Updated: A Never-Ending Love Affair with Unicorns

My fascination with unicorns started when I was in grade school. It was during those times when I would wait for one of my fave TV shows, “Starla and the Jewel Riders”. In this show,  the lead character, Starla, tries to save Avalon while riding a cute mythical character. She would tirelessly fly in the…

Five Important Reminders I Hope You Hear When You Feel Sad or Depressed

Few weeks ago Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain shocked the world with their untimely death. Undeniably, both of them are successful in their respective fields. While Kate has etched her name in the fashion industry as one of the most ingenious designers of her generation, Anthony, on the other hand, was a famous chef, author, and…

5 Reasons Why It’s OK to Cut Negative People Out of Your Life

We face different struggles in life everyday. From the moment we wake up, we think about how to make the most of our days. We anticipate what to do at work, how to fulfill our tasks, and ponder even about the most mundane things that require our time and  attention. With all the challenges we…

Dear Future Self, I Hope You’re Proud of Me

Dear Future Self, It was quite a roller coaster adventure with you. And I hope by now, you’re proud of me.  Remember my first day in school, when I was bullied by one of my classmates and I didn’t want to take up the exams anymore? I hope you’re proud of me when I had…

Here’s Why Worrying About Tomorrow Spoils the Beauty of Today

I overthink a lot. My mind is often clouded with thoughts and events that don’t even exist. A lot of days, I would find myself wondering and wandering— thinking about things that happened in the past while trying to figure out what might happen in the future. As time passes by, I didn’t notice that…