When you find a man who does these, never let him go

THROUGH IT ALL My trivago application has been keeping me busy lately. So far, the circumstances that have gone along with it have not been the most ideal: I failed in my attempt to record myself for the first unsupervised interview (online); I had to deal with the typhoon; with stress and meagerly rest daily (2-3 hrs/day) I easily went down with German measles … More When you find a man who does these, never let him go

Like vs. Need

Dear Celeste, So tonight you mentioned an interesting quote, “Do you need me because you love me or do you love me because you need me”. Essentially the quote is trying to determine if the need is the product of the love, or the other way around the love the product of the need. I … More Like vs. Need

Falling In Love

My Celeste, In our call this evening you posed the question to me, “What is it like to be falling in love?”. I wanted to elaborate a little more on my answer for you. Falling in love with you is an amazing feeling as I’ve said before. I can not tell you how often I … More Falling In Love

On repose in trials

“Consider yourselves fortunate, my brothers and sisters, when you meet with every kind of of trial, for you know that the testing of you faith makes you steadfast.” James I 1:2 “…God has said: ‘I will never forsake you or abandon you,’ and we shall confidently answer: ‘The Lord is my helper, I will not fear; … More On repose in trials

Data & Malachite

Dear Malachite, Before I start working again on my trivago data set, I just want to thank you for being the most supportive partner in the world. Unemployment is tough for everyone, and more so for me who has been focused on “establishing a career” since preparatory school. When I was a kid, there is nothing more … More Data & Malachite

This is our story

In our call a few days ago, Malachite and I read our previous Skype exchanges from 4 months ago, and were amazed by how much we’ve progressed in our relationship! Although we are not officially together yet, there’s no denying that we have indeed gotten very close to one another in over a little less than 5 months. … More This is our story

Missing You

My Dearest Celeste, I’ve been thinking about you today as I typically do when I’m separated from you. Its hard not to miss my best friend and soulmate when we’re apart. I miss hearing your voice and seeing your beautiful smile which always has this magical effect on me, and  makes me feel so overjoyed and … More Missing You