Bidding May Goodbye

I’ve been watching several travel blogs lately and to be honest, I’m kinda feeling jealous.

I know I have mentioned several times in this blog that I’m a lazy traveler and would only travel to go to a beach and lie down the whole day and live a fancy life of Eat. Sleep. Beach. Repeat.

But lately, I just had this funny feeling of jealousy about travelers seeing different things and places everyday. Maybe their VLOGs are just too nice and inspiringย  that’s why I started having this itch to travel.

If you have been a long time reader, you might also say now how ungrateful and unsatisfied of a b*+ch I am by living a life in paradise (a.ka. Maldives) and still complaining about things that I don’t get.

Well, lately, paradise hasn’t been too paradise-y at all. If you haven’t been to this place, you might think we are having a nice island life here with booze and bon fire every night, listening to Bob Marley’s music and such fun stuff as one can see in movies. But not really. Lately, the energy has just been so negative and happiness is scarce.

Two days ago, facebook reminded me of a status that I have posted several years ago:

How we spend our days, is of course, how we spend our lives.

~Annie Dillard


And really, looking at how life’s going on lately, I am now asking myself what kind of life am I living. But as much as I want to complain, I only have myself to blame. I chose this life. I chose to be here.


The problem of writing the title first before the content is a major issue. Now I have deviated from what I really intended to write. But anyway.

P.S. My artworks are world class :p

33 responses to “Bidding May Goodbye”

  1. isn’t that life – we start somewhere thinking something will happen this and that way, and we end up in totally different unimagined situation…

    also, I also get jealous (sometimes) of those who are travelling too much ๐Ÿ˜›


  2. Haha. Such is life, pero sobrang dami parin to be thankful about. Donโ€™t worry. You arenโ€™t alone. ๐Ÿ˜‰


  3. What you’re feeling right now is life’s way of saying, it’s time get out of your comfort zone and start chasing your heart’s desire! ๐Ÿ˜˜


  4. Ate same! Kaso minsan feeling ko wala akong karapatang mag complain so sigi. Hanggang inggit nalang ako. Nyeam.


  5. As I was reading yung first few lines ng post mo and read that you’re living in Maldives, on my mind I was saying, “wow ang ganda ng life mo gurl!” pero reading the rest of the lines, nasabi ko, ay dapat talaga hindi nagjujudge eh. Hahaha. Living in Maldives may sound like a paradise indeed pero syempre kami na hindi naman talaga nakatira dyan, wouldn’t know how it really is. Hehe.

    Also, traveling sometimes means discomfort din kasi. Magkakambal sila. Haha. Kahit ako nga, napapagod at naiinis talaga ako sa mga mahabang byahe lalo na kung land trip. Hahaha! pero go lang ng go. Ginusto ko eh! LOL


    • Iba pag magbabakasyon ka lang sa Maldives iba rin pag magtatrabaho ka….

      Ayun nga ayoko mahirapan kapag nagtatravel HAHAHA nakakainis ako no…gusto magtravel pero ayaw mahirapan LOL


  6. Ganyan din ako magsulat. Madalas title muna bago content. Haha. Yeah minsan may mga bagay na gusto natin itigil kasi parang walanh katuturan. Kaso lang sabi mo nga, ito ang pinili natin, dito na din tayo masaya kaya lilipas din ang feeling basura na yan at magiging okay na ulit. ๐Ÿ™‚


  7. “the grass is greener on the other side”.. but what others don’t realize, the grass is always greener where it’s watered. Diligan po natin, baka natutuyuan na.

    We perceive a place differently depending on the purpose. You’re in Maldives for work, not for pleasure. Of course, you see it as a place of work. You obviously want something more because you want to see Maldives differently. I hope you get a chance to see it through other people’s eyes. And when you get a chance, maybe a change of scenery wouldn’t hurt. Mountain-ranges perhaps. ๐Ÿ˜›


I’d love to hear from you!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: