Edgar Guest: On Quitting

With the coming of a new year (a new day, week even) comes various resolves about quitting. There was a man who quit his job every 31st of December to refocus and assess whether what he is doing is what he would want to be spending his time on. The more typical fare would be to give up select vices…

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Review: Acceler8 coworking space in Makati

Having recently transitioned to a freelance set-up, I found it challenging to stay focused in my small studio. There was my bed, high-speed internet where I can stream just about anything, and my reasonably stocked fridge that made me feel distracted all the time. Drawing the line between when the work day begins and when it ends has left me…

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Allow me to vent, friends. God is funny. If you asked me what I wanted nary a year back, I would be able to walk you through a timeline complete with priorities: work with interesting people, go further in my career, and take graduate studies in Europe (yes, I also knew which continent I wanted to be). Getting married won’t…

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A warm summer night at Camden Town

We have a book. The chapters of which are waiting to be filled. Happy, sad, funny, interesting… Regardless. What matters is that we have started this journey together with only the most heartfelt hope and resolve for our story to last.   I remember our first meeting. Peering through the window at the fourth floor where my apartment was, I…

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