Hello 2013

My favorite new year greetings from one of my favorite people in the world, Neil Gaiman. I did this just today. I hope you like it. Here’s to 2013. 2012 was a very bumpy ride, and it wasn’t exactly the best. But I believe that it was meant to happen for a reason, and that […]

Step 2: Learn a little more

I’m on the module 2 of my Japanese language classes at UP Diliman. I’m a little slow on the memorization of words and characters, and I still have a tough time translating whole sentences. We had a quiz the for each meeting the last two weeks. I got a pretty decent score on one part […]

Thirty One

Thank you for another year. Thank you for letting me finish my first marathon today, and that I ended it with my body still whole. Thank you for giving me my great family: Parents who tirelessly support & love me, siblings who keep me grounded, cousins and aunts and uncles who remain the best friends […]

One more time

Yesterday was the first day of my beginners Japanese class in UP. This is the second time I enrolled in such a class, but I have a feeling I’d get more out of this than I did in that Languages Internationale class I took six years ago. Nothing much to report. Our class is small […]

Exploring my options

It’s now a week in to 2012, and I have yet to take time to really think about what I want to do in the immediate future. I now have the most free time I’ve ever had in years since I left school, and I have enough finances to keep me afloat for a month […]