"Rejection is God’s protection.” - heard from someone in church I want to tell him so much that he deserves a love that is whole. Walang kahati. Walang sabit. But who am I to say what he deserves? Who am I to judge that the love he is receiving is not whole? So I do… Continue reading On Broken Radars
"We, as university-educated students, did not know how to learn from the tired, the poor, the silent huddled masses yearning to breathe free. We were clearly not hearing what they were trying to tell us. We did not know how to listen. We were educated in another language, using foreign concepts. We used textbooks that… Continue reading On Remembering
21 February 2019 My heart was bursting.I scrambled to get my flute,and started to play.
Today's lesson from my mentor: IF by Rudyard Kipling If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too; If you can wait and not be tired by waiting, Or being lied… Continue reading On Mentorship
I am not mainly the kind of person who concerns herself too much with romance. I get too preoccupied with work and personal hobbies, especially nowadays, that I eventually enjoyed being single and independent. But in those times that romance manages to squeeze in, it would make me wonder. Am I too busy? Am I… Continue reading On Love
"Everything is made of something." ~ Seetal Solanki There are times when it gets confusingly stressful. I am technically in two different programs: Materials Engineering (MatE) and HEED. On paper, I am expected to prioritize MatE being its program coordinator and a full-time faculty in the field. The other program is just extension work. But… Continue reading On Materials
Conversation in the car today Nephew: I don't know what I want to be when I grow up (he has a homework where he has to draw what he wants to be in the future). Me: Didn't you say that you want to be an artist? Nephew: Like you! Me: Like me?! Nephew: Because you… Continue reading On the Future