5 Things You Missed Today (September 22)
We've always been fans of Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth since they starred in The Last Song together. So when we finally learned that they were engaged again, we were ecstatic! Recently, the singer talked a bit about her engagement ring on the USA Today Show. Miley was talking about the rings on her fingers, saying, "I bought this one because it was cute, and I bought this one was because it was cute." When the hosts pointed out the diamond ring on her ring finger, she can't of course avoid the subject anymore. "I didn't pick that one out. But it's really cute," she replied. Is it same to assume that Liam picked that out for her??? Aww! (via Dolly.com.au)
We hope you've already watched Barcelona: A Love Untold, Candy Girls, because if you still haven't you are missing out on a wonderful thing—teen king Daniel Padilla and teen queen Kathryn Bernardo's first onscreen kiss! The two were recently interviewed by PEP and they talked about how they were destined to be together, while looking back on the five years they've been together. This is the absolute sweetest, you guys! (via PEP.ph)
Wondering what model Gigi Hadid does when she's not busy working on her career? She revealed in an interview with Harper's Bazaar that she loves working on art during her free time! "I had my birthday parties at a Color Me Mine (a pottery studio) in L.A. when I was a kid, so now on my days off in New York I'll get coffee with some friends and go to Color Me Mine and sit there for, like, five hours and paint really detailed mugs or whatever," she said. "They're good birthday presents or presents for yourself, and it's really relaxing. I do a lot of art at home, like painting, drawing, sometimes working with clay. I build a lot of Lego sets. That's art, I guess!" We want to see one of your artworks in the future, Gigi! (via JustJaredJr.com)
Sad news for fans of John Green. The bestselling author of books like The Fault in Our Stars, Paper Towns, and Looking for Alaska opened up on his YouTube channel about the pressure that comes with being a famous writer, saying that it felt "like people were watching over my shoulder while I was writing." The video ended with John saying something that just broke our hearts. ""I don't know if I'll ever publish another book and even if I do, I don't know whether people will like it," he said. We feel sad, but we also totally understand where he's coming from and will support him on whatever it is he's doing in the future. (via TeenVogue.com)
After French actress Marion Cotillard got dragged into the Brad Pitt-Angelina Jolie divorce events, Selena Gomez is the next one. Marion's already said her statement via her Instagram and denied her involvement on the issue. But now, Sel's name somehow got into the whole circus all because of her Instagram photo of her with Brad from the Golden Globes. According to the National Enquirer, Angie wasn't impressed with the photo. "Angie blew a gasket when she saw Selena's Instagram, and heard through friends about how brad and Selena flirted so shamelessly," the source claimed. "Now Selena is bragging to everyone that Brad is gung ho to make another movie with her. Selena is going around jokingly calling Brad 'my future husband', and Angie is obviously none too pleased... Angie warned Brad to cut all ties with Selena, and she's forbidding him from working with her again." This is going a little too cray, don't you think? (via Dolly.com.au)
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these sheets that exactly remind me of how I gushed in between my pillow and space you filled in the longing of my burned sorrow put smile to my sober face just like how a three year old receive her lollipop
i searched you everywhere and here you are laying down beside me in my imagination the walls that our screens built a boundary and an obvious message that says i can never have you because you wear clerical shirt and obviously you loved someone else before me
oh god, do I really want this forbidden love? that only exist in my imagination? that only exist through my words? would you, meine liebling, notice me and my art one second? because I am dying to say I love you.
A Simple Learner Who's a Great Pretender
Maybe I'm just a learner, not a weirdo. A learner that knows how to listen and pretend. A simple learner who's a great pretender. Pretending to be slightly dumb enough not to be judged and criticized by those who do not appreciate my existence. We surround ourselves with people who's levels are either beyond or below our intellectual behavior, because as for reality, people may use you either for their success or your downfall. Since then, people tend to judge someone who has an intellect with things they shouldn't be. Making them a criticizer, and most of all, calling them weird.
Honestly, I'm one of this "weirdo" who actually loves to learn things, and for the record, I'm bullied and stressed out for making myself not to learn more and go with the flow to dumbness I had. Have you ever feel being assigned to some task where you know every process to make it easier and faster to finish but turns out to hesitate to voice out because some of your mates put themselves in charge. There are times where I know what to do, what to say, or how to react, but kept myself silent and pretend not to know anything that may help us. Maybe it's a good thing to just go with their ideas and learn from their perspectives, but sometimes you can't control it and says something, and once again called to be a weirdo and let you finish the work by yourself.
It's annoying that you only know one process yet they gave you the whole work and let you finish it by yourself because they insist that "MAGALING KA DIBA?". It's not your fault being an intellectual person, knowing such things that may help you to pursue your dreams, and have the basic knowledge about something. You don't need to know everything, just the basics. And as for those people who do not appreciate your existence, let them be and continue what's the best for you. In some cases, you'll be annoyed by this but most of the time you'll be thankful for it. Not for now but maybe later. Just be yourself either a weirdo, a great pretender, or a simple learner, and always remember to lower your voice and behavior because no one loves that.
Just be a great pretender not to hear any runts and be a good learner that appreciates everything. It's out of nowhere thoughts of mine, but simply I leave you this my favorite life quotation; "Don't introduce yourself, Let your success introduce you"
Dear me in six years, I wonder how life will treat you when you’re already 26 years old. Will you be financially stable? Will you be working in an advertising agency while pursuing everything about the arts? Will you be doing freelancing and living in a condo by then? I don’t know since things are very uncertain. I hope by the time you graduate from college and face the real meaning of the world, you’ll know what the real purpose of doing and living in the art will be.
I know it’s been so tough ever since you turned 20 but that’s how life works, I guess. There will be a lot of hopes and trials, breakdowns, and breakthroughs but I have high hopes of you becoming the better version of yourself. You always do, though. You were never a quitter. Making decisions is getting harder and harder as you grow but I hope it doesn’t make you stop doing what you really love to do. You will face different people with different perspectives. You will feel like a stranger once again, it’s like you were back in your freshmen year. It’s going to be tougher than you’ve expected but you can do it. I believe you can.
Most of the time, people's perception of us as a strong person makes us feel that we are not entitled to be vulnerable because they might be disappointed for seeing our weak spots. And so when we are hurting, we are often scared of extreme emotions and so bury our feelings. We deny them, trying to avoid the pain we feel.
But by doing that, we are just allowing it to come back to us and haunt us. And when it comes back, it might be stronger and it will be harder for us to get over it than when we faced them first. I realized it just now that facing those emotions will scare them until they're gone. The saying 'Let it hurt until it hurts no more' goes true. Admitting your pain to yourself doesn't make you weak. It only proves that you are strong enough to acknowledge such extreme emotions without avoiding them. We are humans and it's okay if we hurt sometimes.
Before, sliding over the rainbows
Now, our hearts are bruised
Days once full of love and laughter
Became dawns of forfeited ever after
Smiles that bring ticklish sensations
Turned to cold question and answer
Figuring who would be the next instructor
The queen’s awake
Grappling to the happiness that the sorrow and sadness take
Going back to all the promises he couldn’t make
Poetry #2: YOUR VOICE
When you talk, your voice brightens my days. You provide me comfort in all the little things that you do. Your deep and mellow voice sends a tingling feeling inside me that makes me want to keep you in my life. I love talking to you every time, every day, every night and every minute if I could. You're someone just simply amazing.