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Places I Remember | Vigan and Bantay

PLACES I REMEMBER It's been months since I last visited the city. I don't have the best experience in this place, partly because I've lived here for two months for college and if you've been following me along in this blog, you'll know the experiences I have had...

Weekend at the Furry Mountains

WEEKEND AT THE FURRY MOUNTAINS  Hey, everyone! I just had the most amazing weekend with the most amazing people at the most amazing place I've ever been to. If you've been following my blog for a while now, you'll know that I mentioned this place on one of my previous...

Starting New Year Fresh | 2019

 STARTING NEW YEAR FRESHHappy 2019! As I cross my fingers and hope for this year to be another lovely one, I decided to make an adventures update blog post. As I've said, last year was a bumpy ride and I was certainly enjoying and rocking the bumps I've passed by. So...

2018 Favourites

2018 FAVOURITESHey there! In this post, I'm going to be going through all of the things that made 2018 a wonderful year. I've been wanting to try to do this blog series since last year but I only got my website this year, so why don't we go ahead and start?FilmIf...

2018 Highlights | Year Wrap-Up

2018 HIGHLIGHTSSomehow, 2018 is like the older sister of 2017, partly because 2017 has been such a transitional and pivotal year for me and my career, and 2018 is almost like that. The only edge of this year is that I feel as though I have it all figured out when...

All The Other Roofs | Ma-cho Temple

VISITING MA-CHO TEMPLE AFTER 12 YEARSWe weren't supposed to be there but since we're already in the city, my sister, Kaye, figured we could spare some time to test the camera I bought. It's a secondhand Canon 7D Mk I and I brought with us the zoom lens for the...

Mom’s 53rd Birthday

MOM'S 53RD BIRTHDAY July 19 is mom's special day. In every single birthday of hers, I'd always either write her an awfully long letter or an awfully long poem. In this birthday, I wrote her another poem. I woke up late this morning, around 10:30 a.m., remembering how...

2017 Highlights | Year Wrap Up

2017 HIGHLIGHTSI know this is late but I've only gotten my website last month this 2018 so cut me some slack and let me share you some 2017 highlights that I've listed in my 2017 journal. I feel like 2017 was the most interesting and pivotal year for me because it has...

T.L. Thornes is a writer residing in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She was twelve when she started keeping drafts of her poems in composition notebooks. Since then, she has found an emotional outlet through writing. When she’s not writing, she can be found in the streets of her hometown, urbansketching, or in her room, writing songs and making art journals.

Places I Remember | Vigan and Bantay

Places I Remember | Vigan and Bantay

PLACES I REMEMBER It's been months since I last visited the city. I don't have the best experience in this place, partly because I've lived here for two months for college and if you've been following me along in this blog, you'll know the experiences I have had...

Weekend at the Furry Mountains

Weekend at the Furry Mountains

WEEKEND AT THE FURRY MOUNTAINS  Hey, everyone! I just had the most amazing weekend with the most amazing people at the most amazing place I've ever been to. If you've been following my blog for a while now, you'll know that I mentioned this place on one of my previous...