Dear girls of the world, Don’t let society dictate who you are. Better yet, while you’re at it, don’t let anyone dictate who you are. Coming from the Philippines, I was expected to follow the norms of society. Graduate college, get a job, get married, have babies.
I was working in one of my favourite cafes in Tel Aviv when a man sitting next to my desk started talking: "Look around. This place is full of people on their computers. It seems like Israel has really advanced itself in the location independence scene." "Yeah,