Zone of Solitude

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Site Description: Zone of Solitude is the personal blog of freelance writer and teacher Glaiza Olase. It features her thoughts like how she puts it--what makes her happy, sad and in love you'll see in this blog.
Date Joined: Jul 4, 2009

Tags: Personal, Writing, Magazines, Thoughts, People

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Short Yet Significant
on Apr 12, 2013 in IT TAKES A MAN AND A WOMAN JOHN LLOYD CRUZ “Five years ago, during one of the worst days of my life. When everyone was walking out of me. A girl, walked into my life. And I never thought that, that day. Hindi ko alam na, yun palang kaharap ko, yun na pala ang future ko.”-Miggy Montenegro,...

Figuring Out in the Cold
on Apr 8, 2013 in HOLIDAYS WORKLIFE Today is the first time in two years that I saw myself reporting for work on a holiday. In the midst of relishing the not so ordinary scenario that surrounded the whole office, I had these thoughts:My former office mate James tied the knot over the w...

Weeknight Flick: It Takes a Man and a Woman
on Apr 5, 2013 in IT TAKES A MAN AND A WOMAN MOVIES STAR CINEMA SARAH GERONIMO JOHN LLOYD CRUZ After what has been a long wait, I finally got to watch It Takes A Man and a Woman. At first I was just only after the "feel good" element of the film only to find that there was actually more to the "kilig factor" of it.In this third installment of...

From Phones to Another Useful Lesson
on Apr 4, 2013 in WORKLIFE As I type this, I just arrived from my "me time" after a day filled with case files. But before this day ends, let me share something that left me and my teammates Karla and Duncan laughing first thing in the morning while dealing with the technical...

Because I am Currently Busy...
on Apr 2, 2013 in YOUTUBE WORKLIFE JOSE GONZALES I could not blog much. Work has been overflowing after the five days (including weekends) of vacation for the Easter holiday. If you were to click on the picture below, that's the screenshot of my office calendar. It has most all of the events both p...

Easter Surprise
on Mar 30, 2013 in MARLA MINIANO BOOKS TABLE FOR TWO POWERBOOKS Day 4 of the long vacation and probably, one of the things that I had mastered in those work-free days was one of the habits of childhood -- afternoon naps. And today's Easter Sunday. Just for a change, I hopped over to Chapel of the Eucharistic Lord...

Hand Me Down Love
on Mar 22, 2013 in BOOKS WORDS THAT MATTER BOOKS FOR LESS This weekend, I finally did some cleanup of my bookshelf and found these books. After years of serving me through my research work, assignments and projects, I decided that it's time to let them go them serve a new generation of learners. I am planni...

The Reason Behind the Surprises
on Mar 20, 2013 in RANDOM THOUGHTS WORKLIFE Dropping a note to squeeze some of my thoughts about how the days had become. Well, it has been a very occupied week and things are turning. Within the span of four days, we've been facing challenges one day after the other. From religiously acceptin...

A Snippet from 10 Years Back
on Mar 17, 2013 in RANDOM THOUGHTS I was killing the time, resting in my bedroom going through some old journals tonight. Just for a change, I decided to read  back the things I wrote about from years ago and incidentally I found this:It's the good girls who keep diaries. The bad...

We're on the Same Page, Senator
on Mar 12, 2013 in WORKLIFE NEWS KOKO PIMENTEL I was getting my daily dose of news this morning on the web when I chanced upon this article about Senator Koko Pimentel's attempt on working on to save his marriage. While I did not take time in watching the video, I simply went through the transcri...

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