“I want to tell this story because I want people to know that life is full of challenges, full of surprises and full of grueling circumstances but those are exactly the reasons why we should be strong, be positive, and should never give up.”


I failed my Math 17 (College Algebra and Trigonometry) in my first year in Mindanao State University. I was devastated, I thought it was the end of the world. I felt ashamed because of what happened but luckily, I had a positive outlook then. Continue reading “Catharsis”


“Those days were gone now, I survived without even trying. I guess it just fades, or pauses, I don’t really know. What I know is that the depression, its still there. But not as bad as those days. I had came to accept that I just have to live with it. If I can’t defeat my demons, I just have to tame it.”


I remember the days back when I was in my worst depressed state. The days when my mental state was at rock bottom. When everything was just so dark and meaningless. When my thoughts, my hopes, my life, drifted the farthest away from as to what I used to say, the obscured reality. Continue reading “Deathloop”

Hopeless and poor

“It didn’t take long for me to become poor. I just came out of my mother’s womb and next thing I knew, I was told that it’s difficult to become rich. It’s not magic. It’s what we call birth lottery.”


When did I become poor? It’s a question I often ask myself as I fathom what I’m supposed to do to become rich. However, I always end up with a sad reality. Continue reading “Hopeless and poor”