Everybody will agree with me that the year 2020 wreaked a different kind of havoc to our lives. That year stole something from us. It also forced most of us to mature and learn what really is important.

New Year 2020. New year. New life. New beginnings. Another year when we say “This is my year and I’m gonna claim it!” — that didn’t age well. I also thought 2020 is gonna be my year. …

9 years ago, I took the University of the Philippines College Admission Test (UPCAT). In my country, the University of the Philippines (UP) is an institution hailed as one of the best, if not the leader, in providing quality education. Most of the graduates have conquered the local industry leading companies, became high-ranking government officials, and have made themselves established even internationally. Thus, making it a dream school for most young students hoping to get the education they need to achieve big things in their chosen career path.

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I was 15 years old back then, a student from a secondary…

Adie Naag

Builder of products, written stories, goals, and imaginations. Embracing quarter-life crisis and impostor syndrome.

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