Pathological Liar: the Signs

by Devina Gunawan I grew up with a pathological liar best friend, and I thought it’d be good to share this. It is unbearable to date one, and hopefully this list will help anyone of you who happens to be interested in one. Here are some things I’ve noticed that my best friend does: We never…

Why Optimism is Important

by Devina Gunawan Witnessing one’s world fall apart is a nightmare. Everyone fears living in the dark, being abandoned by loved ones, losing jobs, not being able to pay the bills, and not knowing what to do or what is going on. The most difficult thing to do is to see the light in the…

The Lonely Walker

by Devina Gunawan Perhaps it was pride. Perhaps it was the last bit of myself I would like to save. Perhaps it was my unwillingness to let my walls down. Perhaps it was all of them. But when people asked, “Why did you never tell us about your problems?” I could only shrug. I had…