COVID Reflections

Is Covid-19 a blessing or a curse? Do we live in a friendly or hostile universe? Like a child balancing on a fallen coconut trunk, so are we finding our balance during these uncertain times. And sometimes it just takes a shift in the way we look at things so that the things we look at change. COVID Reflections are collective attempts to meaningfully reframe and make sense of the pandemic.

Katrina: Not Afraid of Living

Katrina: Not Afraid of Living

I took my toddler son to the playground  as soon as it reopened. One day, we met an elderly woman there who asked if she could play with him. At that time, the borders were still closed and she told me how much she longed to be reunited with her...

What’s your new normal superpower?

What’s your new normal superpower?

Uncertain times are the perfect times to grow new normal superpowers. To be okay home alone. To transcend fear and hope.  And be completely fine where we are. To move from enduring to thriving. And make the pandemic work for us, not to us. Philippine embassy in...