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Rekindling Child-like Wonder

       It was a national holiday last Monday so I decided to do a make-up/photoshoot session at UP Acad Oval with my friend, Trisha. Unfortunately, the rain poured heavily in the afternoon and the general ambiance was dark and gloomy. 346 more words


Ceaseless Questions

While I was having my personal devotion with God, it struck me that there were a lot of why’s in my mind: why did God harden Pharaoh’s heart? 441 more words


Know what you are going after- How I Failed

So when we last left off I was moving to Texas, and I did. It was a struggle and I had to leave so many things behind, like my car, but I got here. 1,555 more words



When I first started my undergraduate degree, I had my sights set on graduate school. I was flying high on the fact that I had gotten into a competitive program abroad, and was sure of my brilliance and excited for the challenge of academia.  433 more words


Drug Abuse is a Result, Not a Cause

Vermont Quits War on Drugs to Treat Heroin Abuse as Health Issue

Photograph by Shane Lavalette for Bloomberg Businessweek

Inside: Naloxone, used to counter the effects of a heroin overdose… 150 more words


Circumstances in my life have conspired to teach me that change is inevitable and as much as we want to hold on to people, to things, to memories, to what once was, we’re better off learning to let them go. 166 more words

Unecumbered Words


spreading tendrils

of darkling kindness

digging into depths

roots seeking the waters

deep below the surfaces


breathing up

a trunk strong and soft

bending with the winds… 54 more words

Poetic Words