Top 6 Lessons from My First Corporate Job

At the age of 20, I graduated from university. For 4 years, I studied to be a graphic designer in a beautiful campus in Katipunan. By graduation, I was well-aware of 2 verily inconvenient truths: I hated designing – yet can appreciate good design when I see it – and most importantly, I was horrible […]

5 Reminders For Your 20s

I’m turning 25 in a couple of months, and I don’t have life figured out – will I ever? There are days when my bank account is close to empty, when I only go to a doctor’s appointment…when I have my parents with me, when I get anxious going to the airport and the bank, […]

Big Magic: Lessons on Creativity

On my first year of full-fledged employment, I hardly did anything creative. I was – I still am – a photographer for a television network working a 9-hour job. I did not bother to stray, explore, and create (more). I was exhausted. I resisted the tug of Divinity to bring me to higher places. More […]

Things I’m Still Learning at 23

I like 23. Wait, I actually love 23. I wish I could stay 23 because this time, I actually (try to) make good choices. 23 is an age of perfectly balanced careless abandon and adventure, righteous selfishness and responsibility, forgivable youth and self-limitation. It is all sorts of (crazy) wonderful and exhilarating. Do not be […]