An open letter to the depressed

or: the letter I can't send my estranged cousin, because you make yourself feel worse when you see your younger cousin be more "ok" than you, and all I can do is love you through this distance.   hi. I'm not in your position, so who am I to talk? right?   welliloveyou, and I'm [...]

how to TALK TO REALLY MAD PARENTS (aka my saradong christianong mom finding my tarot cards and how to convincingly say sorry)

I grew up in the Philippines, with your typical roman catholic god fearing household. which means my parents expect me in church, my mom prays the rosary - oh and oh yeah, anything related to the intuitive, tarot cards, crystals, energy healing, oracle cards, astrology, fengshui, you damn name it son, are pretty much the [...]