The Life of a Margarita

Stories written by a girl named Margarita

Let’s see if watching a movie can make me feel better


Studying medicine sucks. I’m very frustrated right now. My chest hurts. I want to cry. I want to be happy. I always say I wanted to be brave. Like I’m … Continue reading

Tue February 28, 2012 · 1 Comment

Having a different goal


I am a medical student. I attended medical school because I was a biology graduate. I chose biology because I think it would be a good premed course. I chose … Continue reading

Wed January 25, 2012 · 2 Comments

It’s always a bright day at Sun Room Cafe


Since there are a few blog entries featuring Sun Room Cafe at Fairview, Quezon City, I decided to write about their food so that when other people search about the … Continue reading

Thu January 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

Trust we’ll be together soon


And that is a line from a song that is close to my heart. My Heart with You by The Rescues. I am now 22 years old. Officially, two days … Continue reading

Wed January 11, 2012 · 1 Comment

It’s the first day of 2012


And I’m reading my past entries. I find my previous posts about med school (May and June 2011) funny because I was full of excitement, hope and expectations back then. … Continue reading

Sun January 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

2011 was a year of…


A recap of 2011 🙂 January– List of eligible applicants for UST’s med school was out and I didn’t get in. Cried my eyes out. Also, I wasn’t able to … Continue reading

Fri December 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

In Time


Just watched the movie In Time starring Justin Timberlake and Amanda Seyfried. I loved the storyline. I think the real currency of life is health. I’m saying this not because … Continue reading

Sun December 18, 2011 · 3 Comments

Sadness comes from not having the courage to follow our dreams and follow the signs.


From Paulo Coelho’s book, the Zahir. I’ve been thinking. I’m happy studying Medicine when I’m influenced by shows like Grey’s Anatomy or when I’m inside hospitals (which rarely happens). But … Continue reading

Thu November 17, 2011 · 1 Comment

There are days when all you need to do is cry


This is one of those days. Yes. Sadness creeps in. One minute you’re laughing with friends, the next, you’re crying alone in the bed. Yep, it’s one of those days. … Continue reading

Wed November 16, 2011 · Leave a comment

Emotionally unstable


I think I’m emotionally unstable to study Medicine. It’s regarding my personality of course. I find my thinking and emotions and feeling more important than studying so it’s actually a … Continue reading

Mon November 14, 2011 · Leave a comment