“Geraldine, it is easier to just let it go and start again with a new one…”
We are in the time in which the majority of the people are struggling for popularity and power. The world leaders, the celebrities, the high-profiles and even the commoners are joining the battle of supremacy in all forms, which is slowly destroying mankind and humanity, but only few are concerned about what is happening on our planet, which is already in the state of destruction.
I was heart broken, but I still fought to pursue my dream career. Every week, the result of my applications was all the same, I was rejected. To make my feeling worse, I asked one HR officer to help me get in to that school, but the reply that I got was nothing but a mockery of my educational background, telling me that I would not fit in as a class room teacher, but as a principal, simply implying that that school would not accept anyone whose bachelor’s degree was not education and my MAED- Languge Education degree and professional teaching license would never matter.
So I watched the film and was impressed on the narrative of Joy (Kathryn), explaining how it was like to work overseas and live away from your family. After watching the movie, my rating is 5 out of 5
Aside from working part-time to sustain my living while looking and waiting for a new job opportunity to come, I spent my summer vacation in the UAE in a truly meaningful way by doing some activities that benefits me, other people and the planet Earth.
Kabataan, minsan din akong naging teenager kagaya mo. Minsan din akong nakipagdebate para sa mga politiko na pinaniniwalaan ko. Minsan din akong naniwala na magkakaroon ng pagbabago sa Pilipinas kung si Poncio Pilato ang mamumuno. Ngunit sa paglipas ng panahon, marami nang Poncio Pilato ang namuno, ngunit ang inaasahang lubos na pagbabago at pag-unlad ay hindi pa rin nakakamit hanggang ngayon.
Marjay and Sophia’s messages gave me the strength to keep fighting for my dreams, to never stop believing in myself and to continue inspiring others. Receiving a gift from students on special occasions is an ordinary thing, but getting a heartfelt message from them is something. Heartwarming messages from students, specially the former ones, are the best gift that a teacher could ever received from having this profession.
March 30, 2019, finally I have attended my first ever formal education in painting, which has been a childhood dream-turned-reality…
Two months after the challenge hit the social media by storm, I decided to do the 10-Year Challenge because apparaently, my life has reached another milestone.
Being falsely accused is one of the worst and most frustrated feelings in the world, not because you feel guilty of doing something, but because of that fact that there are people around you who will make you feel guilty of something you did not do…
I am sharing my story not because I want to brag my talents, but because I want to inspire my readers that nothing is impossible for one who believes and that nothing can stop a person who is determined to learn and achieve his/her dreams.
A simple smile that brightens a dark day