Hey, Nikka

Personal Blog of Nikka Shem

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Life at 33

I woke up late at night to the sound of my phone. Birthday messages started the minute the clock hit midnight. My 33rd year of life has officially began. Mom stayed up late to greet me, “Anak happy happy birthday hahaha 33 na ang anak ko.” I do not know if I am happy or scorned by my mom’s greeting. Thanks Mom! Today, I am another year older.  ...

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30th Birthday Wishlist

Hello AUGUST! August is one of my favorite month aside from December (Christmas) and April (Summer) merely because it is my birth month. My birthday is coming up next in 11 days — August 23. And so the countdown begins. And for the first time in my life I am feeling little weird. I am not yet ready to say goodbye to my 20s. I’ve never been so  ...

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