Highlights: May 2017

Highlights: May 2017

I can’t believe it’s only been five days since school ended because it feels like so much longer. Or maybe it’s just because I’m back home and it’s easy to slip back into everything.  I fell back into my lazy schedule at home in two seconds, and it’s hard for me to accept that it’s […]

Out and About: Guilin

Out and About: Guilin

After a hectic first half of a semester, I was desperate for spring break. When my friend proposed going to Guilin, I was game. To be honest, I was just desperate for a break from school work, so I hadn’t done any research into Guilin. I’ll always be a lazy traveler for life, but this was […]

Love Letters 2.17 Wrap-Up: Mistakes and Lessons Learned

Love Letters 2.17 Wrap-Up: Mistakes and Lessons Learned

In February 2017, I posted one lettering piece every day, and that amount of work that went into it was just insane. I joke that I tried to do the opposite of dying out of boredom on winter break by giving myself a lot of work, and well, I achieved just that. *mentally shudders at […]

Announcing: Love Letters 2.17

Announcing: Love Letters 2.17

I’m so happy to finally be able to tell you what I’ve spent my January slaving over *victory dance* It was just after finals, and I was wondering what I was going to do with my long break. I remembered how I had always wanted to do a lettering series, as well as introduce my […]

Graphika Manila 2017 + Tips for Attending

Graphika Manila 2017 + Tips for Attending

The first time I ever heard of  Graphika Manila was when it dominated my social media a few years back. It’s described as the “premier creativity conference in the Philippines,” so when it became clear that I had room for it in my schedule, I got really excited to finally see what it was all about. […]

The 1 Thing You Need to Do to Be Fearless About Your Dreams

The 1 Thing You Need to Do to Be Fearless About Your Dreams

Last December, I was at the airport, ready to head back home from university. I scanned the information board looking for my flight number, only I couldn’t find anywhere near 2 in the afternoon. I checked the rest of the board for it, only to find that it a bit more at the top, leaving […]

2016 Year in Review

2016 Year in Review

The distance between the beginning of 2016 and the end of it feels like ten years because of how much I grew over the year. I know that the general consensus is that 2016 was a train wreck, and while I do agree, to some extent, I’m choosing to focus on the hope and good things […]