Jun 7, 2018

A New Chapter: In the Past Five Months

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I believe it's been five months, and writing up this post nearly felt quite difficult to do because of the amount of requirements and paperwork that I had. While I am writing this, I am currently on summer break with the much-loved free time at hand and a number of books right beside me. Here is how I've been these past few months.

Jan 12, 2018

With All The Blessings This World Has Given Me: 2017 Recap


I can truly say that 2017 is the year that changed me the most. This year, I encountered new people, went out of my comfort zone, explored, and tried out new things -- things that I surely won't forget. I've made so many good memories these past few months, and looking back on them makes my heart ache and twist because I've loved every single part of each good memory I've made.

Dec 18, 2017

December & Blooming


It's December and blooming, and my year is what it is in its time of indelible memories. Recounting my encounters over the past ten months, I can truly say that I have been shaped into a better person that I am today. Through the multitude of responsibilities I've handled, I am more than grateful for the new relationships I've created, the friends I've met, the challenges I overcame, and the people I had the pleasure to meet. This is how I've been in the past ten months I've been gone.

Feb 21, 2017

ARC: The Hate U Give


the hate u give / angie thomas

"we want an immediate end to police brutality and the murder of black people, other people of color, and oppressed people."

These are the words, intricately written down, that cries for quick action. It echoes in me, resonates through my tendrils of thought, and I think: Why are things like this happening? Why isn't there any justice? Look around you — this is a reality. Racism is a reality.