Essays

Pero bakit?

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by Yssa Olivan Adornado | shared on He Said, She Said | Unending whys and maybes… Bakit niya ako iniwan? Saan ako nagkulang? Anong nagawa ko? May nagawa ba akong mali? Bakit? Bakit? Bakit? Minsan, hindi lang talaga maiwasan itanong kung bakit. Bakit nangyari ang lahat. Bakit naging ganun sa huli kahit pa ginawa mo na ang lahat para lang maisalba ...

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It’s harder than I thought

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by Ree | shared on He Said, She Said | Nung nagpasya tayong wakasan ang sa ‘tin, ang “tayo.” Akala ko magiging madali lang ang pagtanggap. Sinabi ko noon, part of loving is pain. Akala ko pag nandiyan na ung dulo, magiging handa na ako. Pero mali. Mali pala ako. Its harder than I thought. When we had our tough times, ...

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Dear Brain

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by CB | shared on He Said, She Said | Dear Brain, Stop thinking about him. Stop reminiscing. Stop making her remember little details about him. Stop making her believe things that won’t be and is impossible to happen. Stop making her bothered about the things that need to be forgotten. I just want you as well to understand that she’s done, he’s ...

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To the Ex Girlfriend of my Boyfriend

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by Bitchay | shared on He Said, She Said | It’s been almost 4 years since I met my boyfriend. Naging magkaibigan. We are both miserable. Why? We are in the process of letting go. I-let go ang relasyon namin sa ibang tao.  Kakabreak lang namin sa kanya-kanya naming relasyon. Hindi biro yun kasi sa Ex. Ako, halos 4 years and ...

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There is beauty in sadness

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by Jennilyn Padua | shared on He Said, She Said | That’s why the most unforgettable stories are those ending in tragedy. The most haunting image are those depicting the darkness in human hearts. The addictive song on replay revives your painful memories, tugs your soul and pulls you in. The loveliest smile survived the greatest heart break. You see, beauty ...

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Why I’m Still Happy

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by MgraceCee | shared on He Said, She Said | My 2016 can be compared to a land that has been devastated by a super typhoon. It started peacefully happy with feelings and ideas that nothing worse will happen. But as the saying “Weather- weather lang yan” goes, the very fine weather was disturbed by a very destructive storm. It has ...

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The First Love’s Wrath

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by AGC | shared on He Said, She Said | Years passed and everything was like a dream, memories became estranged even beyond recognition. It’s so easy to claim that I don’t know him at all, to my defense. But, it could be a lie! Pretense is my current state. Parading, showing off to everyone that I’m okay after everything is the ...

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Tanging Hiling

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by Precious Galabo | shared on He Said, She Said | Daan-daan, libu-libo, milyon-milyong kahilingan. Ilan na nga ba sa mga ito ang natupad? Ilan pa sa mga ito ang nilipas na ng panahon kagaya ng iyong edad? At alin naman dito ang katang-tangi at pinakahinihintay mong matupad? Ginoo, hayaan mong sabihin ko ang hiling kong ito. Hayaan mong maipahayag ...

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Niloko o nanloko

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by Max Nañasca | shared on He Said, She Said | Kapag ikaw ay nagmamahal dapat ay totoo huwag na huwag kang manloloko. Lahat tayo ay nasasabik magmahal kahit ano ay gagawin para lang sayong minamahal. Pero hindi mo ba naisip na ika’y pwedeng maloko? Na kapag ika’y nasa kanya nang palad ay pai-ikutin ka lang na parang trumpo? Trumpong ...

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Nakakatakot

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by Precious Galabo | shared on He Said, She Said | Anong kinakatakutan mo? Palaka, dilim, aswang, payaso, o multo? Ako? Bukod sa mga mga ito, natatakot ako. Nakakatakot ang magmahal. Natatakot akong magmahal ng taong kahit kailan hindi masuklian ang pagmamahal na ibinibigay ko. Nakakatakot umibig. Yung ang hirap ipaliwanag, sa kabilang banda’y nagbibigay sa buhay mo ng liwanag. Yung ...

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