What life has been one year without Ultimate Frisbee. Featuring The Travel Intern, The Wedding Vow, and more.
Boracay, Philippines Removing my bandages to clean and wash up my many sandfly bites, I cringed internally and mustered whatever's left of my patience to keep my head together. I peeled off the tenth plaster on my leg, and the festering wound started oozing with pus and blood. "It'll be okay, it's just some bites … Continue reading The Only Blue Boracay Left Me With
Ilo Ilo, Philippines "We prepared pork satay for you two, all barbecued at the charcoal pit... and we have Coke!" our host said to us in glee. As she jostled around to keep us comfortable, I glanced around, taking in her living conditions and the numerous family photos framing the interior. There was also a small, blurry television … Continue reading The Power of Choice
Waking up at 7am on Saturday Morning, I scrambled to throw my darks & whites into my NorthFace Bag, and scurried to grab 2 pairs of socks (just in case). I left my house just on time, only to rush back 5 minutes later to grab my tumblr bottle from the fridge. I miss you. I used to … Continue reading How It Feels to Lose Something You Love
Chinese New Year, Singapore Children scramble over each other, while teenagers feast over Instagram photos, and adults chatter away at all corners of the room. I stepped into the noise, and found my grandmother seated unceremoniously on the couch. Her eyes lit up as we walked in, as it always had the past 20 years. … Continue reading Happiness