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keep calm and travel on

"I'm a firm believer in the power of change. But there's one thing I've learned:  that the hardest part of moving forward is not looking back."-Sally to Felicity (Season 2, Episode 3)You know that longing in your soul is real. The stirring of a desire coming out of nowhere or long buried you thought it died a natural death, making you restless until you do something about it- because you can't ignore it; because a lifeless life is no longer an option. 

Longings and stirrings. They force you to ask yourself difficult questions about who you are, what is most important to you, what it says about your faith or what you believe in and most often than not, they take  you to long narrow roads without the safety of the familiar. They take you to paths that are unpopular and your first thought is, "This is crazy!" 

I felt it the first time when I read a 'random' verse from the Book of Proverbs inside the DLSU campus about how it is always,always bette…