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We visit the desks of different personalities you would typically meet in school.
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We sneak a peek at this artist's super pretty workspace.
Name: Arlene SyWhat I do for a living: Visual artist, illustrator, and paper goods designerWhat I'm reading now: Grace: A Memoir by Grace CoddingtonWhat inspires me: Beautiful art and interiors, great coffee, and traveling!My favorite part of my desk area: I enjoy ...
 
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Check out this Council of Cool member's study space.
Name: Loren SeñeresSchool: University of the Philippines - ManilaWhat I'm reading now: The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet's Nest by Stieg LarssonWhat inspires me: The books I read inspire me a lot. They let me know that there's more to life than ...
 
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Former Council of Cool member shares her study space in the city of Paris. With an awesome view like that, who wouldn't get excited to work?
 
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Spruce up your study desk at home or workspace at the office with a board full of stylish and functional looks to motivate you to start organizing yours.
Source: designlovefest.com via HRH on PinterestGet inspired by the various looks, pieces and desk accessories this board has to offer, and start reinventing your work or study space in a more creative and conducive environment. A beautiful setting surely helps you bring ...
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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"

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