A few nights ago I went to prepare for my classes in the study room on our apartment floor. I was eating my mini tarts when another student walked in to do her work. I made a comment about my tart and we both laughed as I was explaining how I and a friend … Continue reading What do you know for sure?
Months ago, I sat with one of my greatest friends /roommate in our cozy apartment. We were at the table talking about everything and nothing. We talked about life, love, family, business (a lot) as well as our plans for the future. As we discussed about the places and countries we've been to (not … Continue reading Where is Home? Who is Home?
He then went on and asked, “If it was as bad as you say it was, why did you stay?” I laughed.This was one of those Oprah Winfrey “Aha” moments; the words kept reasoning in my mind as we drifted away from the subject, like a truth I’ve avoided for so long. It disturbed me … Continue reading Why did you stay?
As a cashier at my new school, most of my customers are students and since I work in the evening they are usually tired and just try to get their orders as quick as they can. When they come up to me with different items to ring up some of them look uninterested so I … Continue reading “I’m not okay, but thank you. And you?”