It has been a week since I got back from a five-day trip to Vietnam and it was my first out-of-the-country trip. Here are some of the things that happened to my friends and I during the trip: Took a taxi from the airport to the hotel because there was a problem with the airport […]

I like when my four-month old nephew looks at something in the distance and I put my face in front of him to catch his attention but he continues to look at this distant something and when I’m about to be convinced that he doesn’t see me, his little black eyes would look straight at […]

C: Hi Weng! Send me a photo of you and a short write up for our contributors page. W: Weng Cahiles has been writing for most parts of her life and takes pride in her book hoarding ability. She spends a lot of time looking at books and anything book-related online. One day, she hopes […]

some days are better than the others some are no different from the last some days you wake up and you know everything will go wrong and then there is that day where you will surprise yourself because not all days can be bad as you always expect it to be and that is the […]

“leaving is not enough; you must stay gone. train your heart like a dog. change the locks even on the house he’s never visited. you lucky, lucky girl. you have an apartment just your size. a bathtub full of tea. a heart the size of Arizona, but not nearly so arid. don’t wish away your […]

A LITTLE KNOWLEDGE CAN GO A LONG WAY A LOT OF PROFESSIONALS ARE CRACKPOTS A MAN CAN’T KNOW WHAT IT IS TO BE A MOTHER A NAME MEANS A LOT JUST BY ITSELF A POSITIVE ATTITUDE MEANS ALL THE DIFFERENCE IN THE WORLD A RELAXED MAN IS NOT NECESSARILY A BETTER MAN A SENSE OF […]

A. It’s funny seeing all these people with Mandala tattoos and nothing Buddhist about how they live. I don’t recall reading or anything about Buddhism that involves sitting on your ass and not doing a thing about your life. It is good to remember that not knowing what to do with your life is different […]