My Favorite Writing Materials

Just as I have so many notebooks, I naturally have so many pens, pencils, markers, and highlighters. Here is a list of my favorite writing materials: Fineliner Stabilo Point 88 Pens Stabilo Swing Cool Pocket Highlighters Stabilo Boss Original Highlighters Faber-Castell Metallic Highlighters Sharpie Metallic Permanent Markers Stabilo Plan Whiteboard Marker Muji Gel Ink Ballpoint … Read more

Unload Your Mental RAM: Write Down Your Ideas

“Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable.” Francis Bacon, Sr. I keep a lot of notebooks. Notebooks with cute covers, notebooks with quality paper, notebooks with awesome colors, notebooks on sale, big notebooks, small notebooks, ugly notebooks, all kinds of notebooks. I always make sure … Read more

“Sana, Saan Na?” by Emman Go

Street Photography in Manila, Philippines - Garbage Collector

Akala ko puwedeNa puwede pa tayong umahon sa lublubanAt mag-abang sa pagsilip ng arawMadaling araw, ako’y nawawalaMalabo ang pinta ng langitWalang aniniput para sa munting kislapNalubog sa isang kumunuyAt ang dalangin ay hindi na nabigkas Akala ko maaariMagmahal nang walang pasubaliNgunit ang ipinaglalaban ay hindi tumugonBagkus nanatiling mahimbing sa panaginip na mistulang payapa Akala ko … Read more

Memories from a Tinder Date

During my last night in Helsinki, I decided to meet people and test the notorious introvertedness of Finns. It was a very interesting night — a very long conversation about craft beers, career, love, the Finnish higher education system, the immigration landscape in Finland, horror YouTube channels, Moomin, ethnicities, past experiences — ahh, I could … Read more

9 Netflix Movies About Dogs

Here are some paw-friendly movies about dogs that you can watch on Netflix, right now! Click for other Netflix listicles here. A DOG’S JOURNEY (2019) A dog’s extraordinary bond with a family deepens when he befriends a young granddaughter, and reincarnates to protect and support her as she grows up. WASAO (2011) Based on real … Read more

7 Thai Restaurants in Manila

I’ve been to several trips in Bangkok, and craving for Thai food has always been an occasional feeling for me. I live in the city of Manila, and thankfully I have these seven Thai restaurants within my perimeter. So without further ado, here’s the list, in no particular order! Enjoy! Jatujak S R Thai Cuisine … Read more