Essays

Temporary

temporary

by Jessa Cartel | shared on He Said, She Said My life is happier until you came. When I first saw you, I told myself that you were the one I want to spend my life with. We had our first talk. You have told me that you like me because I’m pretty. My heart was changed into a soft ...

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Tears of Juliet

trees

by Ollan Yao | shared on He Said, She Said Fighting for love is never easy but giving up is even harder when it’s everything you want. I am Juliet and he’s my Romeo but our story is different. Loving someone who can’t love you back is very painful but I did everything just to make it possible. I never stopped ...

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Loving can make you strong and weak at the same time

loving and weak

by Kim Bicos on He Said, She Said | It’s just frustrating to accept the fact that loving can make you strong and weak at the same time. When you love, you’ll get the feeling that you can do anything—that nothing is impossible. You become someone who believes in everything because that’s just how love works. Love gives you confidence. It ...

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Hindi Biro

namumugto

by MJ | shared on He Said, She Said Hindi mo alam ang nararamdaman ko ngayon, pero sana puwedeng tanungin mo ako? Sana puwedeng kamustahin mo ako? Kung paanong nung umpisa mo akong sinuyo, sana puwede ganun mo din klaruhin ang mga agam-agam ko? Sana puwedeng kahit isang saglit, bigyan mo ‘ko ng rason para ‘wag ka nang isipin. Na sana kahit ...

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Ano nga ba talaga?

anuba

by Ma. Fatima Recto | shared on He Said, She Said | May mga pagkakataon talaga na masasabi mo sa sarili mo na ‘tama na, itigil mo na kasi ang sakit sakit na’. Mga pagkakataon na hindi mo alam kung may hinihintay ka pa. Mga desisyon na di mo pinag isipan at araw araw mong pag sisisihan. Mga salitang nabitiwan na ...

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It’s Easy

ITS EASY

by Joy Springles | shared on He Said, She Said | Many of us are afraid of moving on because of the thought that no one will love us again. That no one will admire and make us feel special again. That no one will see how we deserve to love and feel loved again. We are afraid of moving on ...

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Nang Dahil sa Mabagal na Internet Connection

internet connection

by Mhitz Tamayo | shared on He Said, She Said | Nang dahil sa mabagal na internet connection na para bang hinahadlangan ka na makamtan ang isang bagay na matagal mong inasam. Unti-unting nawala ang kakarampot na pag-asang maisusulat mo na ang sarili mong love story. Minsan gusto kong magmaktol sa langit – manumbat. Minsan gusto kong maghumiyaw. Bakit ba hanggang ngayon ako’y nag-iisa ...

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Imulat sa Katotohanan o Piliing Magbulag-bulagan?

PIPILLIN

by Kristina Barrios | | shared on He Said, She Said | Lahat ng desisyon, dalawa lang ang maaaring pagpilian. Sarili’y imumulat sa katotohanan o pipiliing magbulag-bulagan. Kakapit sa mga pangako niyang hanggang dulo kayo’y magsasama o bibitaw dahil pagod ka nang umasa at parang di naman talaga kayo para sa isa’t-isa. Maniniwala sa salitang “Mahal, ikaw lang talaga” o sarili mo naman ...

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From Delicate to Numb

delicate numb

By Cho Amisola | shared on He Said, She Said | I was that girl people always see smiling; little things made me happy and problems didn’t make me perplexed. My emotions were often palpable; people always saw right through me. They knew me as a person who doesn’t sway so easily. Someone who puts others first before her own self. Simple ...

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The Art of Past Memories and Scars

art of past

By Shine Lum | shared on He Said, She Said | We all love to keep memories of the past. Consciously and unconsciously we put these memories on a pedestal, like our god or the leader of the pack, sort of like a blueprint – a guide on what to do in the near future. We feed these memories with toxic feelings ...

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