You might have observed a smooth paved road where there was once a dirt track and broken pieces of concrete. Maybe you saw the scaffolding going up and down, people walking in and out with paint buckets and large brushes. If you’ve been to Crossroads recently, you might have noticed a huge banner, dotted with bright colors and strange shapes, and emblazoned with the words “Create” “Community” and “Culture”.
Mental health is a big word. We’ve seen it making rounds in the internet and in the media. More TV shows, articles, books and movies are gravitating towards this topic— some to raise awareness, others to simply glamorize it.
The best people to give us a real glimpse about mental health are the ones who work closely with the patients themselves. What does it feel like to care for these kind of patients? Fayette tells us what it’s really like to be a psychiatric nurse.
Let’s be honest. When you were a kid, you dreamed of being a martial arts expert. Whether it was Jackie Chan movies, StreetFighter or some Japanese anime— at one point in your life, you wanted to bust out a martial arts move and whoop a bully’s ass. Then you grew up and realized that man, martial arts is hard.
After getting tricked to join ballet by their mother, Carissa and Candice Adea started learning at a very young age. Their motivations for ballet changed over the years. What started as an outlet for play and meeting friends became a big part of their lives.
My favorite thing about co-working spaces is it provides a platform for creative minds to get together – from podcasters, web developers, web marketers, writers, digital entrepreneurs, marketing experts, etc.
There is so much you can learn from these digital nomads.
My first drink was in a bar called Moondogs, a Baileys on ice, but let’s start from the beginning.
Thanks to the ever-growing popularity of the digital format and social media, photography is more popular today that it ever was before. Literally anyone with a smartphone can call themselves “photographers” now. All it takes is a click, a pretty OOTD, a fancy filter and voila! You are now a photographer.
But is that all there is?
When I heard about the Cebu Zine Fest 2017, personally I was disappointed. I wasn’t going to be available on those dates, but I sent long time Zerothreetwo photographer, Scott Pacaldo, to the event. I knew he would be excited to go because we had been talking among ourselves about creating a zine for Zerothreetwo, but we didn’t know where to start. All we had for inspiration was the internet. Scott even went so far as to try printing a few for fun.
Women love makeup. It makes them pretty and this beauty inspires confidence. There’s just something about the right makeup that brings out the best in people— inside and out.
What does it take to inspire people through makeup? What does it take to be a professional make-up artist? Jhoane Florentino gives us a front-row seat in the world of beauty, art and believing in yourself.