Be Present: Empathy Vs. Sympathy

“If you love me, don’t let go... hold onto me ’cause I’m a little unsteady,” lyrics from the X Ambassadors, “Unsteady.”  I’m sure that we all feel unsteady at one point or another. We seek different people to remain collected, a spouse, a friend, brother or sister so on and so forth. But I’ve learned … Continue reading Be Present: Empathy Vs. Sympathy

Ramble, Babble, Jibber-Jabber Blog

Hello, everyone. Believe or not, I just finished a research paper right now at 4:30 am in the morning. I am on a high of reading, writing, researching, and editing. Dios Mio! I am mentally exhausted but feeling oddly enough quite optimistic. I don’t know why. But I thank God for this momentary, well, hopefully, … Continue reading Ramble, Babble, Jibber-Jabber Blog

Mentally All Over the Place

I believe my uncle passed away about two years ago. Quite frankly, I am not really sure why he died because it’s a long story. I couldn’t even go to the burial to pay my respects because our relatives gave us different dates. So that was a little hurtful. This time, it seems, my aunt … Continue reading Mentally All Over the Place

Am I A Good Person?

Most people I know claim, “I’m a good person.” And to be fair, I think the same about myself. But when we believe that title of “good person” suits us well,  we cease to examine our character. What do I mean by this? If I am a good person, then what's the point in questioning … Continue reading Am I A Good Person?

Dear Lord, I’m Sorry!

I'm so stressed. The world presses and professes things I refuse to hear and bear. Seeing those tears. I'm a witness to unfairness. But that's life, right? Admit it. Assume it. Breathe it. The greed of these serpents. Where is their heart? Their human existence? I, like a wild woman seeking it. That it. Trying … Continue reading Dear Lord, I’m Sorry!

Black Eyed Peas:”Where Is The Love? ft. the World

Hello, everyone. Today, I encountered the revamped version of “Where is the love” now featuring the World (“Where is the Love? Ft. the World”). I’m very happy that celebrities of different ethnic and race background gathered to spread a strong and balanced message. I won’t go into too many details, and I will try to … Continue reading Black Eyed Peas:”Where Is The Love? ft. the World