Where inspiration meets desperation and dreams meet self-deprecation.
And where every post has a link. Click them and get lost.
"Contentment comes very easy. But I do not live to just be content. Neither do many Filipinos." Santa Rosa/Makati is better than Waterloo/Mississauga/Toronto; hold on, we’re going home.
Over at the excellent TED Ideas channel, Helen Walters explores the subtleties behind The Good Country Index.
Also see this global survey of at what age people reach the lowest point of happiness in life.
3:59PM, July 15, 2014
Don’t fall in love with the girl with a half-sleeve tattoo but with wholehearted ambitions.
Let’s see if the plot finds me.
June 27, 2014. Approx. 22:00 EST. Christie Station, Toronto. Waiting for the eastbound train to Spadina.
I know why people give up. On loving, I mean, not love. Love is the abstract, the dream, the thing. But loving gets in the way of the thing. The man beside me looks tired. Heavy camo pants and a toque. In this humid weather, he looks spent. But he wants to talk, I think. But I am tired too.
I don’t think I belong to one place; my heart belong to many places.