One thing I found fascinating about Japan was that tips are generally not accepted anywhere, and people might actually get offended if you offer them a tip. The reason being … Continue Reading The No Tipping Culture in Japan
There are so many things to enjoy in life. And there’s not one thing that is the only thing that matters, life is made up with little moments that lead … Continue Reading Don’t Let Life Pass You By
The holidays have stopped having the same meaning to me over time. I love coming back home and spending this time with family, but it doesn’t have the same meaning … Continue Reading Time for Reflection
At times I am confused about why life has to be so complicated. Why is everyone so different which creates the issue of everyone disagreeing with each other? Why do … Continue Reading Why Must It Be Complicated?
How do people keep up with so many friends? How do you get the time to text back the many friends that reach out to you, keep a conversation, meet … Continue Reading How Are You So Popular?
Sorry I’ve been away and not had time to write. Truth is, life has been very busy and chaotic, and I don’t feel in control of anything – which isn’t … Continue Reading Sorry I’ve Been Gone
Always do your best, never settle for less. Even if you don’t think anyone is looking, if you do your best, you’ll be at least ensuring yourself that you did … Continue Reading Do Your Very Best
Words are very powerful and can have great impact in others’ lives. But sometimes, words shouldn’t be enough. Let yourself have experiences in life that are indescribable, moments that you’d … Continue Reading Love Beyond Words
Yes, I have this quote somewhere in my room. I think it’s important to laugh – even if you’re laughing at bad moments in your life, I feel like it … Continue Reading Laugh Every Day
Rise above the those being incompetent. Rise above those who don’t care. Stay true to who you are and remember to care about what you do, so that you may … Continue Reading Rise Above
Do you ever feel like you have unrealistic expectations of something or someone? I find myself constantly in the position where people keep failing to meet expectations in what they’d … Continue Reading Unrealistic Expectations
No matter how many allies you think you have, or how many people you know, it seems like those around you will turn on you if you are doing better … Continue Reading Don’t Listen to Judgement
I’ve always been very ambitious and know what my goals are for the future. I don’t usually feel the need to share them out loud, but I know what I … Continue Reading Aim Higher
Just like a candle in the wind, if the winds are too strong, I too feel like my light goes out. I can’t close myself off to the world surrounding … Continue Reading A Candle in the Wind
In a world of writers, how do you stand out? In a world of anything, how do you stand out? I used to hate clichés, but I truly believe that … Continue Reading A World of Writers
Shout it from a rooftop. Scream into a pillow. Kick a punching bag. Sprint for 1 km. Cuddle with a bunny. Do yoga. Cry it out. Write it down. Don’t … Continue Reading Letting Your Feelings Out