Stories of hope and gumption from conversations I’ve had the past twelve months.

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Photo by Joseph Barrientos on Unsplash

Whatever you do, there’s always someone who’s gonna be pissed.

Offensive much?

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“Your grandparents were called to war. You’re being asked to sit on the couch. You can do this!” Meme from this Facebook page.

Just how much cash is 20 Philippine pesos? Technically not a whole lot.

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Photo by Sam Dan Truong on Unsplash.


Filipinos go all out and all in during Christmas. But what makes a Filipino Christmas distinct from all others?

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Enjoying my cup of salabat.

Takeaways from the mental health talks I attended this month.

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Photo by Kevin Jesus Horacio on Unsplash
  • 3.3 million Filipinos suffer from depression, according to WHO’s 2017 data. Another 3.1…

That’s the thing.

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Photo by Anton Darius | @theSollers on Unsplash

Yet another death


Thank God for that.

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Photo by Bill Oxford on Unsplash.

“Good” conduct



Remembering the last few convicts to have been meted the death penalty in the Philippines.

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Photo by Dev Asangbam on Unsplash

Symbolisms

Yay or nay?


Which parts of the Game of Thrones finale did you find satisfying? Which parts did you find disappointing?

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Image from Brené Brown.

Lingering questions

Patricia Mirasol

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