You Don’t Live Fully Until You Embrace The Mundane

When I slow down and look into each moment, I see the value that’s easily lost in pursuit of constant high and perfection. But there’s no such thing as constant high and perfection — all drugs wear off and flowers wither.

Couple in love

I Promise Someday Someone Is Going To Love You Just Like This

Someday someone is going to love you so much you forget what it was like to be in pain. Someone is going to treat you so well you get angry you would ever settle for way less.

Living in the moment

What If This Is All There Is?

Is this all there is? Is this all what life has got to offer me? Is this all I'll ever experience? Is this all there is to me? You're deeply scared. It dawns on you that your dream might actually never come true. You were promised the world but this is what you end up with.

What I’ve Learned About Pain

Pain is good at making you suddenly conscious of your humanness. It's like a knock on your head, waking up all your neurons and reminding you of your own mortality.

When A Cancer Woman Lets You In

When a Cancer woman lets you in, she will shower you with warmth and love. You'll be at the centre of her heart and the forefront of her every thought at night. She will see you and see no one else. She will do all what she could to make you feel like the most loved man in the world.

This is What Your Asian Friend Didn’t Tell You

Am I a loser? Do I not belong to this school? Am I just like a typical submissive Asian that most US people have formed the stereotype of?

Can I Just Be Selfish For A Moment?

I'm not asking anything from you. I'm not going to bother you. I just need to ease the pain to keep on going. So, can I just be selfish for a moment and say the things I shouldn't be saying...?

6 Things I Wish Someone Would’ve Told Me When I Was Younger

I wish I had learned time management sooner when it was my most abundant resource. I wish someone would’ve told me it is important to be hardworking at what you love.

Travel To Feel Lighter

Travel To Feel Lighter And Find Yourself Again

Travel makes you feel untethered; like you can come and go and know that these experiences are unveiling some new bit about yourself you didn't know you had.

Wait For The Love You Truly Deserve

Wait for the love that doesn't walk away when times get hard, one that is strong enough to know that love isn't always easy and doesn't expect it to be either.

Couple Holding Hand and Walking

We Find Home When We Find Our Way Back To Each Other

Today, in this very city, I feel alive, blessed and loved again. I think, if it was not magic, it could only be God watching over us, making sure after a year of parting, we find our way back to each other.

To The Boys Who Wanted Me

To The Boys Who Wanted Me

To the boys who wanted me but didn't have me, did you really want me or the idea of being with someone like me? How could you want me when I never showed you me?

Woman Standing By The Sea

How I Survived My Parents’ Drug Addiction And Did Better For Myself

Towards the end of our stay at my childhood home, my parents fought all the time. They fought with each other, me, my sister, everyone really. Their drug addiction had gotten out of control.

4 Things I’m Done With For 2018

I’m done with running the achievement race out of fear and social pressure, with rushing decisions and jumping to conclusions like it’s the end of the world tomorrow and everything has to be done now, now, now.