Tag Archives: relationships

A Year of Mindfulness: Relationships

I learned the importance of being more than just physically present. While the rest of the world argues that “love is a feeling”, no other experience in my life so far has taught me the counter-intuitive truth that love is a choice. Continue reading

Posted in Heart | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Healing and Chamomile Tea

“Masakit ba?” (“Does it hurt?”) — Ever since I contracted pneumonia around this time of the year in 2004, I have come to associate chamomile tea with being sick; more precisely, in need of healing. Continue reading

Posted in Heart | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Joyful anticipation (and so before I let it go as quickly as it came…)

My crushes and the feeling of being in love last pretty long for me (read: three months to a year), and there was just this one that lasted for barely a week. But before I bury the experience into the … Continue reading

Posted in Heart, Milestone | Tagged , | Leave a comment