9 months

Dear Malachite, First off let me greet you Happy 9th TCM Day! It used to surprise us how deeply we’re connected despite knowing each other for a relatively short period. Just couple of days from when we started doing voice calls, we both felt that we’ve known each other for a while. Two months later, … More 9 months

Promise ring

No shocker this post is about a promise ring, but it’s not just about any promise ring. It is a  diamond ring sent from Kentucky to Manila, paid for in Texas. You see we’re living in a borderless world. Dec 2, 2016 Manila–The morning after I got back home from my two-week vacation in Singapore, my … More Promise ring

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

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