A Day in Pandan Island

An island paradise in Sablayan, Occidental Mindoro is waiting to be discovered.


Former UP Women’s Table Tennis Team Captain lands 5th in LET

Pauline Beatriz Magpantay, the team captain of Season 77 Table Tennis Team of the UP Lady Maroons, gets her ball to the opposite side and lands in the top 5 of the Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET). Magpantay, who garnered 89.20% in the examination, is one of the top five topnotchers who lead the 12,128 teachers … Continue reading

[VIRAL] Photo of a girl in ‘fragile’ tape, shows harassment on the rise

Have you ever imagined yourself covered with a packaging tape? In public? Oppressed with movement because of tape ? For Nikki Melchor, she had already imagined it and her imagination came to life. This is because a photo of her of which she is covered with packaging tape printed with word, ‘fragile’ and her mouth … Continue reading

10 reasons why Duterte-Marcos tandem brings the change we need

Mayor Rodrigo Duterte from Davao City, Mindanao and Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos, Jr. from Ilocos Norte, Luzon are both front runners for President and Vice-President posts, respectively proven by surveys. Mayor Duterte, or simply Duterte, was able to  encourage millions of voters because of his “tapang” among the other candidates for the highest post in … Continue reading

Films to remember Alan Rickman

Alan Rickman, the most beloved actor who played Snape in the 8 installments of Harry Potter and Ronald Reagan at the Butler, died yesterday due to cancer. Netizens, who so much idolized Rickman for being such a good actor, expressed their shocked and grief with his passing. The show must go on as they say … Continue reading

Films you didn’t know were MMFF entries

Have you ever wonder what it is like to be in the years when the Metro Manila Film Festival was just starting? Have you ever wonder what kind of films produced in those years? Wonder not anymore! Below are selected films from the past 40 years of the Festival that entertained our grandparents and parents … Continue reading

The new Leila De Lima’s campaign ad is better than ‘Beauty and the Bestie’

If there is one senatorial candidate that is trending right now because of his/her television advertisement, that is no other than former Department of Justice Secretary Leila de Lima. On her Youtube channel, De Lima posted her new television commercial that she thinks and her commercial ‘think tanks’ capture her personality and her program of … Continue reading

UP has the most CHED Centers of Excellence for 2016

The University of the Philippines, along with all of its constituents, maintains its position with the most Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Centers of Excellence. CHED issued a memorandum signed on December 23, 2015 stating its Centers of Excellence and Centers of Development. UP got 31 areas that are Centers of Excellence, mostly from UP … Continue reading

Duterte’s coming proves he wants to glow, not shine

The October filing of candidacy saw no Duterte in COMELEC. Several supporters were there at the Palacio del Gobernador to witness his arrival and to support his filing, but they failed and was failed. They even bald their hairs to replicate what Inday Sara, his daughter with an ironfist, did to her hair days before … Continue reading

UP Likas’ conference brings you the promises of Commonwealth in the Philippines

The UP Lipunang Pangkasaysayan, a premier History student organization in the University of the Philippines-Diliman, will be holding its national conference on Commonwealth and its promises of freedom, sovereignty and development in the Philippines entitled Komonwelt: Landas Tungo sa Kasaysayan. The national conference will tackle, among other things, the preparation of the country toward the … Continue reading

  • Recommended Foreign Films

    C.O.G. starring Jonathan Groff

  • The Words starring Bradley Cooper

  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower starring Logan Lerman, Emma Watson and Ezra Miller

  • Stranger than Fiction starring Will Ferrel

  • Recommended Local Films

    Ang Nawawala starring Dominic and Felix Roco

  • Liars starring Alessandra de Rossi

  • Babagwa (The Spider's Lair) starring Alex Medina

  • Recommended Foreign Novels

    The Spectacular Now by Tim Tharp

  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

  • Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

  • Recommended Local Novels

    El Filibusterismo ni Jose Rizal

  • Dekada '70 ni Lualhati Bautista

  • MacArthur ni Bob Ong


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The wANNEderess

Saving myself from the world one adventure at a time

Love, Abi

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Random Escapades

Let's just say that this blog contains random thoughts by that random girl.

Home of Lost Words

I may have aphasia, but writing is my formidable voice.

Im ashamed to die until i have won some victory for humanity.(Horace Mann)

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Thoughts are stars fathomed into constellations.

the punctuation marks

Questions (?). Intense Emotions (!). Narratives. (.) MULTIFACETED LIFE.


Thoughts of a Government Employee.

The Eng'g student struggles to write

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