Browsing Category : love

Almost Falling For the Forbidden


#TCFNoteToSelf He was dorky and smart, awkward but well-meaning, and he made me laugh even at the most severely inopportune moments. He was seven years older, mature and ruggedly appealing. Later, he confessed that he’s also very much married. I never expected I’d find myself attracted to someone I just met, much less to a married man. However, if there…

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A Message to the Next Person I Will Love


  #TCFNoteToSelf Hi. I have absolutely no idea if I have yet to meet you, or if I’ve already met you but have been blind all these time. No worries, I don’t intend to dwell on the what-ifs and what-could-have-beens. I hope you think this way, too. I want you to know that I’m looking forward to our love story,…

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To Her Silly Crush with the Silly Jokes


#TCFNoteToSelf She may appear carefree, outgoing and perfectly happy. I’ll have you know that she just got over a devastating heartbreak, and beneath the surface, she’s still nursing her heart. She may appear as if smiles and laughs come easy to her. I’ll have you know that these are all for show, because smiling is way easier than dredging up…

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Sweetest Promposal by an Athelete


Promposals weren’t a thing during my time. The scenario would usually be, to go to the prom with your boyfriend, close friends or someone who would ask you out. Lately though, there have been a lot of sweet promposals circulating the internet and wouldn’t you say “awww” upon seeing someone ask their date to the prom by doing well thought…

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Missing You Doesn’t Mean Wanting You Back


#TCFNoteToSelf The sorrow of a regretful parting is just one of the many experiences that a person goes through in life. Like love, it is inevitable. Like love, it is overwhelming. And like love, it concerns the heart. A break-up between two people once bound by love, and strengthened by years of being together, is as poetic as it is…

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Here’s The Thing They Don’t Tell You About Romance


Being a girl who is entirely skeptical about love yet writing romantic poems, I am a walking cliche. But growing up  reading all those books that talk about romance, you tend to have this preconceived notion about falling in love. Here’s the thing: it’s not exactly true. Even when I was a child, I became so engrossed in the whole…

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Falling In Love With A Manic Pixie Dream Girl


What is a manic pixie dream girl? You may not have heard of the term, but you certainly know of one—the quirky, fun-loving, romantic, fantasy girl you can’t help but love (or hate) in movies or TV shows. Think Zooey Deschanel in 500 Days of Summer. She’s pretty, she’s different, she’s all the good kinds of “weird”, and she’s also…

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Dating Apps: eHarmony vs. Tinder


Dating apps or online dating has been part of the dating culture already. However it is a bit hard to decide which of the applications you should sign up for considering the number of websites and applications that caters to online dating already. To help you out on deciding, let me share what I know about the two most popular…

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