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Writing As Self-Expression & Not To Make An Impression

Over the years, just as this site would be celebrating its anniversary — which is on the 11th of November — a reader would be led to an article that I wrote when I was going through laryngitis. A recent … Continue reading

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Transcending My Rescuing Tendency — Thanks To Her Lack Of Apology

An apology, even a sincere, proper and adequate one, does not guarantee the restoration of the trust or relationship that was broken — especially more so when there isn’t any apology extended, when there’s no effort to make amends. Forgiveness … Continue reading

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Finding The Balance In The Exchange Of Energies In Our Friendship

I was able to express myself more openly and more freely. Our friendship allowed me to do that — practice overcoming my fear of rejection and expressing myself without hesitation. And for that, I’m most grateful. Every time my friend … Continue reading

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Writing To EXPRESS Not To IMPRESS — A Timely Reminder On This Site’s Anniversary

I continue to be amazed by how we are all so interconnected and how this manifests through something as seemingly simple and mundane as writing and commenting. A couple of weeks ago, someone was led to one of my earlier posts. … Continue reading

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Inspiring Others Through Writing & Sharing

A reader’s comment to an earlier post prompted me to write this one instead of responding to her directly. She wrote how inspired she was by what I’m going through and what I’m sharing. I’m so appreciative of such comments because they … Continue reading

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The Face Of Powerlessness Lurking Anew

It is common practice in the Philippines to hire friends or relatives of the owner — regardless if they’re qualified or not. Regardless also whether or not they like the job. It’s a Filipino cultural thing. It’s prevalent not only … Continue reading

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On Honesty and Truthfulness: A Moment Of Gratefulness On A Sunday

“What did you do differently?” asks the chiropractor. He appears genuinely curious. He wants to find out what it is that I did that lessened the discomfort in my body —  a huge improvement compared to the last time I … Continue reading

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My Need For Approval, Appreciation, Acceptance Has Shown Up. Yup…Again!

I didn’t want to be called a “Donya,” a Spanish word that translates to “Madam.” It’s actually a show of respect. However, the word has also earned a sarcastic connotation in the Philippines — well, at least, in the resort where I’m … Continue reading

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Facing My Fear, Saying “No” To My Father, 20 Years Later

I sense a familiarity in the energy, in his personality. The politeness, kindness and generosity he initially shows me truly impresses me. I’m almost swept off my feet! I’m tempted to be swayed by the false, limiting belief that “It’s … Continue reading

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“This is your garbage; Deal with it!”

I didn’t even know that other people were dumping their garbage on me. Spewing out their toxicity. I wasn’t even aware that that’s what they were doing. When I became aware of it, I didn’t do or say anything. I kept … Continue reading

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