Travel

where I've been

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  • 10 Coffee Shops in Penang, Malaysia

    Every time I travel, I mostly only have three things on my agenda: a) book stores or libraries, b) art galleries or museums, and c) coffee...
  • Coron, Palawan

      It was our first time to visit Coron, Palawan. None of us were particularly fond of beaches, however, Coron is named as the most...
  • New York City (2018)

    When Jaime came to visit me, we spent a week in New York and a few days in Atlantic city with his relatives. Our New...
  • Ha Long Bay, Vietnam

      On the day of our cruise trip, Jaime and I missed our shuttle. I originally thought that we’d have to go through our cruise’s...

Lifestyle

everyday, video diaries

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  • A Month in the Philippines

    Hello, darlings. I’m back with a montage-esque video blog about my one month stay in the Philippines. I didn’t do much, really (as evident from the...
  • Nostalgia in Spring

      Our last stop in Jaime’s visit last year was of course, Washington DC. It’s his first time to visit my home (and also meet...

Writing

personal essays, prose, poetry

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  • Mornings and Their Meanings

      I woke up this morning and realized I no longer recognize who was standing in my mirror. I must’ve lost myself completely. In twelve...
  • Learning to Be Brave Again

      Hi. Are you okay? I hope so. I hope you know that I’m here, and I’m listening. I know lately you’re tired of crying...
  • l’automne

      “To the few who love me and whom I love – to those who feel rather than to those who think – to the...