Last September 2015, I went to The Sisters of Mary Boystown and gave the choir a visit matapos kong mapanuod ang isang rehearsal video nila sa Facebook. And I’m glad I followed my heart to visit and get to know them in person somehow.
I often share stories about this woman to my ex-boyfriend – how I love her chocolate cakes, brownies, and literally every food that she prepares. Her name is Zenaida Gamboa-Pisig, and she is my grandmother. All of us, her grandchildren, call her Ma. She is my hero and here is her story.
Have you hit your rock bottom? Well, mine happened in 2013 and the experience was overwhelming. Going through one difficult time after another was both emotionally and mentally painful. Worse, taking that first step to better my life was a challenge.