I have read a good article about what we call as education. What is education anyway? Is the education we know today suffice the needs for the betterment of our world, or is it just there as an obligation to teach students without concrete objective of its ultimate goal? read it here: 95 Ways Education "Hurts" Students by… Continue reading Is Education an Education?
I woke up early in the morning briefly disoriented of my surroundings. The hot sunny weather sizzled my room to the point of discomfort, but I did not mind; because at that moment I was temporarily accompanied by feelings of .. emptiness. No, I am not talking about emptiness as a negative connotation here, as… Continue reading Intrinsic Noise
Since it’s my school’s semestral break, I have taken time reading a certain book regarding sleeping sickness entitled Asleep: The Forgotten Epidemic That Remains One of Medicine’s Greatest Mysteries by Molly Caldwell Crosby. I rarely read non-fictional volumes, but I always abide to my principle that everything should be balanced between reality and fiction. Also,… Continue reading Encephalitis Lethargica: The Mysterious Sleeping Sickness Epidemic
What happened to my productivity? Well, they dipped for a bit. My school's semestral break for us college students commenced last Saturday, yet my class had to extend its school days to three more due to a transportation strike - which affected the examination schedule. So, I was busy with school works and projects that… Continue reading WeBlog Vents
I am not an idiot to not recognize smart-shaming when it happens. No matter how unintentional it is, the subtlety says something more. In my country, anti-intellectualism is the norm unacknowledged. Meaning, most men put on a facade that discourses about the importance of intelligence, yet disparages people who displays a brilliant mind. It saddens… Continue reading Smart Shaming Everywhere
Strength of character does not mean a neccesity to exert your views on someone who sees an art differently. Strength of character is a change within yourself, not a change to someone else.
If there is one thing I learned about George R.R. Martin's A Game of Thrones book, it is that every one of us isn't the center of the universe. What I thought of as the main character died so suddenly that I was taken aback and wondered "Well who am I going to root for… Continue reading Center of the Universe?