In this post, I’ll share the top 5 apps that helped me become productive, efficient, and updated in my niche. Whether you're a writer, designer, developer, or marketer, these tools will make your freelance journey smoother and more efficient. So, let's get started.
Word War: Adviser vs Advisor
Is it "adviser" or "advisor"? Which one is correct? Is there a difference between the two? Which version is better used in communication?
The Pros and Cons of Freelancing: A Journey from Passion to Paycheck
Working freelance has many benefits and pitfalls. I will share what I have experienced during the past 14 years of me freelancing, albeit on and off. I’ll also share what I did to start and continue working freelance successfully.
Ad Astra Abyssoque
A dark and stormy night does come once more,A shroud of sadness wraps around my heart,A pain that’s all familiar, I abhor,A cycle that I hoped I’d played a part. I thought that I had conquered it, but no,It rises again, a towering wave,And all my efforts, I’m starting to know,Have proven worthless, powerless to... Continue Reading →
Which Coffee Is Better: Immersion or Percolation?
I have always been a fan of coffee since I can remember, and I have been brewing my own coffee at home since 2016. I started out with the French Press since it was the fastest, easiest, and cheapest way for me to brew my own coffee. It wasn’t until the lockdown in 2020 that... Continue Reading →
When to Bring Your Cat to the Vet
Living with three cats at home is rather challenging at times. I have to constantly monitor their health, their diet, and even their activities. However, cats are generally healthy pets, but regular visits to the veterinarian are important for maintaining their well-being and catching any health problems early. Here are some recommended times to schedule... Continue Reading →
Celebrating Small Victories: Are We Setting the Bar for Success Too Low?
Last June 26, 2022, from a now deactivated Facebook page, Cebu-based pastor Mon Acuña posted a rather controversial take on people’s take celebrating “small victories.” TRANSLATION:If your kid receives a school honor, celebrate.If you're the employee of the month, celebrate.If you make it to the top, celebrate.If you had a successful operation, celebrate.If you beat... Continue Reading →
Admiral Gizmo’s Health Chronicles
August of 2014, I decided to adopt a four-month-old kitten from Island Rescue Organization (you can read about it here). Since then, we have given him the best life we can offer. He has been fed well, neutered, vaccinated and dewormed regularly, etc. He became chonky. At one point, he was 8.7 kilograms, and the... Continue Reading →
Was the CNN Philippine Presidential Debate Scripted and Rehearsed?
The recently held CNN Philippine presidential debate, attended by nine out of ten presidential aspirants, has sparked online and offline discussions whether it was staged, rehearsed, or scripted. Several people who watched the event noted that some participants seemed rehearsed or gave memorized answers or were not spontaneous nor candid enough to deliver an impromptu... Continue Reading →
Knight of Broken Wands
i open my eyes to the light of day;i heave sighs hoping the bleeding goes away.but my day all starts in total darknessas prayer departs from my godless lips. i close my eyes in the darkness of nights,my breath heavy with pain as the past bitesand shadows of old i try to run away fromchase... Continue Reading →