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Are You Wondering Why You’re Still Single?

Article by Aimee Julia Pua I think we’re all used to our lolas and titas asking us, “Kailan ka na mag-aasawa?” every time there’s a family reunion. Even if you’re still a bit too young for that question, they still...

A Spoken Word Poetry for OFWs by an OFW

Many Filipinos are trying to make ends meet by working double-time in their local jobs. How about those who have chosen the greener pastures, away from their families and the very land they call their home, though? Have you ever wondered how they...

I Don’t Visit My Mother On All Souls’ Day

Ten years ago, I lost my mom to cancer and never paid a visit every 2nd of November. Losing someone is the same for everyone, it’s the kind of pain you can’t just talk about unless it has also happened to you. With people everywhere, overpriced...

This is How Depression Feels Like

If you’re reading this, I’m sorry.

Words by: Nadine Hocson Inspired by: Let you down by NF A letter to my 15 year old self. I should’ve walked away and stayed away when I got the chance. I’m sorry that I let you down. That’s what I would tell my 15-year-old self. I...

7 Things Strong Women Don’t Do

Strength in women can be an intimidating quality for other people — in a society that believes in the meek, docile woman as an idealized version of women, strong and confident women could be off-putting, to say the least. But strength,...

Does This Video Remind You of Your Parents, Too?

Online videos – you either love them or you hate them. So many videos that are posted online nowadays tend to tug at our heartstrings and make us tear up; but ever since Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, I don’t think I’ve watched a video...

(Grad)Waiting In Vain

Article by Deina Ida Blancaflor Padayon, Iskolars! Batch 2017 is long-gone and treading the waters of the post-graduate, real-world, working life. We have nothing but a load of congratulations for this newly-graduated bunch, recognizing and...

Why You Should Never Give Up on Your Studies

Article by Edge Aruta Hello, everyone! I just wanted to share some of the things that went through my mind during my first three years in college. These are my anxieties, doubts, complaints, and questions about my capabilities and my path. I’m an...

9 Songs that Should Be on Your Student Playlist

Article by Mikaela Chu Every person who has ever had to wake up at 5 in the morning, take the school bus, and sit in a classroom for 8 hours is familiar with the constant struggle that this sweet and extremely emotional rollercoaster ride has to...

The Whirlwind of Today

Some people might say that life was so much simpler in the past when social media didn’t exist and further advancements in technology were but a distant dream. Technology provides us with solutions and opens our eyes to possibilities that...

Why Don’t We Write Love Letters Anymore?

The last love letter I received–and by love letter I mean the physical, handwritten, may or may not be on specialty paper, may or may not be scented with the sender’s perfume, one–was last December 2015. Even then, handwritten, physical...