we don’t fall

dreaming the way your lips touched my lips in a kiss,
praying for all our dreams as they built what we wish

Frustrations and questions: my MINT9 experience

In the end, the Manila Intervarsity has always been envisioned as a tournament that would bridge the gap between older and younger generations. Whatever the case, I feel like we did accomplish that in many respects. There’s nothing like trial by fire and injustice to light the passion and keep it burning.


Another year of art, wine and life. A dump of my favorite picks.

Hey HK 2017!

I resolved to be more punctual this year. Good thing I didn’t set a deadline for this travel post. πŸŽ€ it’s always the start of the rest of your life β€’ http://wp.me/p28hEi-254 #HK2017 #travel #hk #fam . . . . . Music: Funk City by Reatch https://soundcloud.com/reatch Creative Commons β€” Attribution 3.0 Unportedβ€” CC BY…

basket of angry and mute kittens

silence speaks nothing — To be consumed by words until they come stumbling out, arranged and resonant, unwilling to bow to the closure of strict lips. What is that? Where is it– I’ve written copies, and rallies, and letters YET none of the words that reside in me have my heart, and I’m— Scared. SCARED…

Intraperitoneal organs and Retroperitoneal organs

Originally posted on Goldilocksthedoc:
For the Intraperitoneal organs remember SALTD SPRSS (Pronounced Salted Spursss): S = Stomach A = Appendix L = Liver T = Transverse colon D = duodenum (only the 1st part, though) S = Small intestines P = Pancreas (only the tail though) R = Rectum (only the upper 3rd) S =…

I’m now a figure skating fan (thanks to anime)

My holiday break could be defined simply: unproductive, probably fattening, and also consumed by this groundbreaking popular anime calledΒ Yuri!!! On Ice. Plot summaryΒ After suffering a crushing defeat during the Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final and other failed showings at other skating competitions, Yuri Katsuki develops mixed feelings about ice skating and puts his career…


I can’t believe I’m posting my greeting late. Haha! But believe me: I’ll put more effort in being a more punctual person this year. I spent new year in Hong Kong, watching some spectacular fireworks. How about you? Hope your New Year’s EveΒ was just as good! (Unfortunately we can’t say the same for Ms. Mariah…

College Graduation!!!

Well here’s a long overdue post. Last May? 2016, I graduated from college with a Bachelor’s Science in Biology. I’d like to thank my mother, fam, friends, thesis partner, professors and the UP Manila community at large. And, of course, the Filipino people. I didn’t post about it so much because it wasn’t the end-all…