Losing my job, and other things

It’s been 11 days since my last post, and I am so sorry for not writing or checking twitter within that moment of impasse. In my defense, I was and still am going through something and I will try to be as honest as I can as I write things down here. (If you’re not […]

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Failure and how to deal with it

Growing up, failure was not an option for me. As a young kid, my parents encouraged me to study and really do my best in school. My mom was really devoted in my education; she always supervised me whenever I was doing homework and actively participated in parent-teacher consultations. Every year in grade school I […]

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Hi! My name is Aria

It has occurred to me that I never really wrote a formal introductory post on this blog. I remember wanting to write this down as soon as got Notes on Thursdays up and running, but I probably forgot or got too preoccupied with other things. And there goes my first “about me”: I’m really bad […]

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The problem with being nice

I had a rather thought-provoking conversation with my boyfriend yesterday. It started out as a casual conversation as we waited for a good seat at the coffee shop that very quickly escalated into a re-evaluation of my people skills and overall character. To brief you, my boyfriend is not exactly the good guy type. He’s […]

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Happy Moving Day!

After two sleepless nights, I’ve successfully booted up my own blog! Yay! In the past couple of years I’ve been blogging alternately between WordPress and Blogger, but I felt that I needed to give my blog its own identity and have more freedom with what I do with it hence the decision to move to […]

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Starting fresh

Weeks ago, I felt a surge of desire to blog again. Naturally, it was an impulse out of necessity. At that time I had too much on my mind, but so little an outlet for release. I still have a long string of inner banter inside my head, but in recent days I have resorted […]

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