Every second we live is a new chance to do something new. Every song that plays is a chance to sing our hearts out and dance like nobody is watching. These chances, when we take them, become memories we will surely cherish when we lie on our deathbed, and surely, we’ll smile knowing that we lived this life and made the most out of it.
Growing up as a child, I have always followed instructions and obeyed everything my parents, my teachers and my other elders would tell me. I was a goody two-shoes child who would always study for his tests in school and get good grades. I was raised to always show everyone what is expected of me, or more than what is expected of me. And everyone expected me to become a doctor.
Each and everyday, as the flowers blossomed
Red and yellow, blue and white,
As they filled the walls with the color
My monochrome life desperately longed for.
I closed my doors And all my windows too In fear of getting hurt again But when I finally Broke them open one by one I found out, You have … Continue reading Doors
“Out of the Woods” is one of my early favorites from Taylor Swift’s latest album 1989. Co-written and produced by Jack Antonoff of fun., the song speaks about a relationship … Continue reading Tuesday Tunes #3: Out of the Woods
The new year is a perfect time to “embrance the past and live for now.” Because obviously, we are only going farther and farther from 2015 as time passes by. The new year is a time to reflect not only upon the joyful moments we had, but also the mistakes we committed for the past year. People who get better are people who commit mistakes and learn from them. Only upon admitting our wrongdoings can we learn to swallow our pride and correct them. We can use the past to get better in the present and look forward to the future.
Part 1 here. Enjoy! —— 15. Fall Out Boy – Centuries from the album American Beauty/American Psycho When you’re feeling down, there’s no way you won’t be rejuvenated and inspired by … Continue reading 2015 in Music: The Top 50 Songs [Part 2]