Dear Friend

Dear Friend, There are a lot of questions in my head right now, and I can assume you ask yourself the same. Why is life so ironic? Why is everything complicated? Like for instance: If you ask someone about the color of the sky, they will intend to explain it in a most scientific way […]

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When Should I Trust? Who Should I Trust?

When should I trust? Who should I trust? Dear Friend, In a battle, a warrior must guide his own back. There is no one to fully trust, because sometimes, exposing your vulnerability will only mean danger for you. My friend, in a war where in you are left alone to fight for yourself and the […]

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Icarus and the Sun

I’ve tried to understand how our story went and now I know that our love is that of Icarus and the Sun too blinding, too risky, too deadly- it was meant to end as fast as it started. I am the blinding Sun you’ve yearned for years but you’ve forgotten you’re made of wax so […]

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Fallen Angel

Why are stories of angels being cast away were always about them falling in love? of how they have gazed upon a face and felt their souls ache longing for greater than what is above Yet, even as they are damned they would do everything to protect and save their beloved They say that being […]

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TV Review: Peaky Blinders (Season 1 to Season 5)

The Peaky Blinders is a series created by Steven Knight, about a gangster family in Birmingham, England set in 1919. The Shelby family is the gangster family that heads the Peaky Blinders, named such as for their practice of sewing disposable blades into the peaks of their flat caps to use as weapons in blinding […]

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Wear Your Scars Like an Armor

You have always been questioned about your scars. You would sometimes give a laugh for an answer, for you know that even without your words they already have assumed answers on their head. And they look at you with curious eyes, not knowing that you can see through them. You can see their judgments, you […]

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Why is Our Generation Depressed?

Why is our generation depressed? Because we are pressured into thinking that even doing our best is not enough. We are labeled lazy, but the truth is, we face the problems that older generations made and expect us to solve them. Because we are still haunted by the prejudices of the past. We fight for […]

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Book Review: The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

The Iliad has always been my favorite, though not for the love of Greece but of Troy. The mighty Hector is close to my heart, and I pity his fate and of the Trojans who were only casualties from a war brewed by the senseless pride of the gods. I cannot stress enough how much […]

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Book Review: The Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden

The Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden is one of the highly recommended books to read. I was never really interested in historical fiction, because it makes me feel like I am reading for school work. Also, I thought this was based on true events and not fiction, and I am not the type […]

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