Must be fate then. Read on.

Vietnam Vacay (September 2010)

| September 29, 2010

The heat is indeed on in Saigon! Slathered with sunscreen, we explored the city mostly on foot as we sweated, sweated, and sweated some more under the scorching heat of the sun. Because we all agreed to save as much money as we could, we got to know the city by walking until we couldn’t [...]

Almost Graduation

| June 19, 2010

I did not go to the actual graduation ceremonies (which is starting right about now…). Instead, I attended the recognition rites given by both the college and the university on June 16, 2010. Here are my pictures of the events:

You know you should’ve graduated long ago when…

| June 17, 2010

…you don’t know any of the other graduates. …you’re on first name basis with many of the profs. …you’re on kumustahan basis with many of the secretaries, from different offices. …you share fond memories of yesteryears with the gardener.

My Thesis Defense!

| May 25, 2010

Now that I have uploaded all of the pictures from my Shanghai trip, let me now delight you with pictures from my thesis defense. My Thesis Defense Degree: Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Thesis Title: Finding My Way Back to My Mother’s House Venue: Dr. Cirilo F. Bautista’s residence Date: March 19, 2010 [...]

I’m 30!

| January 8, 2010

It’s the 8th of January! What a very special day! Happy birthday to: Chris Pechstedt Holaina Oblifias Jeniffer Antonio Sarika Chand Wonderful people all! and also me! Me! Me! Me! And since we are on the subject of me, this is why I don’t gain weight. While this is why I’m so smart. Sheez! I’m [...]

My 2010 Forecast

| January 3, 2010

I seem to have a relatively good year ahead of me. Except I wish I knew what “fag end of the year” means. Capricorn Yearly 2010 Horoscopes: Capricorn (Dec 22- Jan 19) Capricorn is a zodiacal sign for serious people! It is also the most mature and serious of all the zodiacal signs. Capricorn signifies [...]

Almost 2010

| December 31, 2009

Now that the year is coming to a close, I feel the need for a year-end post on the 2009 highlights in my life. It has been a crazy roller-coaster ride, just as most years are wont to be. But these are the somewhat specifics that made 2009 what it was. Somehow the first half [...]

Weekly Gratefulness List (November 15 to 21, 2009)

| November 22, 2009

– the planner Yes, I do admit it’s a bit too early for a 2010 planner but why leave for tomorrow, right? Special thanks to Pete and Wally!! I will have to spend the next few weeks happily doing arts and crafts for it. Perfect stress-reliever! – Internet’s back at home! I am writing this [...]

2010 Starbucks Planner

| November 18, 2009

I caught the Starbucks planner fever this year. Does not matter that I still have at least two other undated planners waiting in the wings so technically, I should have the next couple of years planner-covered. But no, I have to have the 2010 Starbucks planner. As most obsessions tend to be, it is something [...]