Day 21. How would you pitch a reality show about yourself? To what network?

  I’m not sure if I get this question right so I’ll just try to answer this question from the top of my mind. There’s this reality show that I used to watch back in my childhood days. It’s called Extra Challenge, a local TV program in our country, and was hosted by news anchor Paolo Bediones and former Ms. Universe Runner-Up Miriam Quiambao. The show was a reality competition that features local celebrities who […]

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Week 1: A song from Your Childhood

Welcome to our first week of the challenge! I got pressured by Lynai’s Week 1 post so here’s mine (haha!). I don’t know why but I remember this is one of my favorite songs back in my elementary days. My older relative introduced it to me and taught me the lyrics and I’ve never forgotten this song up until now. Yesterday’s Dream We are the children of yesterday’s dream We are the promise of the […]

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Why I No Longer Consider Myself a Hardcore Environmentalist

Okay, before you make any violent reaction, let me tell you first that I still do believe that we should take care of the environment. First, because it is a God-given mandate to all human beings to be stewards of God’s creation. And second, because the state of our environment can really affect the state of our well-being. Last Friday, I attended a meeting and was glad to see my former officemate there. We used to work together in […]

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{Book Review}: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine (Gail Honeyman)

  Title: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine Author: Gail Honeyman Date Read: August 3-19, 2017 Rating: ★★★★ SUMMARY: Meet Eleanor Oliphant: She struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she’s thinking. Nothing is missing in her carefully timetabled life of avoiding social interactions, where weekends are punctuated by frozen pizza, vodka, and phone chats with Mummy. Then everything changes when Eleanor meets Raymond, the bumbling and deeply unhygienic IT guy from […]

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I’m Keeping You at Arm’s Length

I’m keeping you at arm’s length Because it’s the right thing to do, Because I believe it’s not yet the appointed time. I’m not even sure if I’m making the right judgment. I’m keeping you at arm’s length Because I don’t want things to get messy. Closer means risky and risk unguarded can lead to disaster. I’m keeping you at arm’s length Because I’m busy, I’m busy trying to get my life together And keep […]

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