Trischa

“They said, your writing style is similar with Trischa’s! They said, your like the second Trischa.”

 

These were the words my English teacher told me when I won the schools press conference in the previous year. I felt proud, of course! Who wouldn’t?

Every time somebody mentions “Feature Writing” her name is the first that comes to mind. She’s known for her writing skills ever since she was in the 5th grade. She has won numerous of writing contests.(which I cannot mention, because there are just too many to mention) And apart from that, writing articles are not the only thing she’s good at. She graduated as a Valedictorian (and is currently studying at UP Cebu) and she’s gorgeous.

Even now, it feels nice to be described as the second Trischa, but like everything else in this world, there’s a teeny tiny downside. Being the “second someone” feels like you’ll never be able to make a name for yourself. You’ll forever be known as the second of somebody and never yourself. Continue reading

City High Ready for Senior High

Faint murmurs welcome me as I join the band of fellow students huddling before the school’s Information board. “OCNHS is senior high ready? The new building isn’t even ready yet,” I hear one of the muffled voices say, followed by a loud guffaw. I was taken aback by their vacuous comment. It’s unimaginable how people are quick to judge things just because of its trivial flaws. Little do they know, the new senior high school building is only the tip of the ice burg. Continue reading