Squad Goals: Dedicated to all my bestfriends

  • Father God: Even I’m stubborn, You are faithful. Thank you, Father God.
  • Mom: I have a confession to make. I have new crushes ahaha
  • INay: We always laugh whenever we watch TV.
  • Mama Lelen: Thank you for everything. I have new crushes ahaha
  • Tin, Dux, Ken, Pipo: Yihie kakasal na yung isa sa atin 🙂 I thank God for all of you. Babawi na lang ako sa inyo soon 🙂 hihi Happy birthday tin.
  • Bes Andrea: Thanks for reading all my rants on FB. Congrats kay Kikay!
  • Vic, Rei, Kim, Marvin, Jing, and Kokai: I love you all. Thanks for always listening.
  • Yet: I love you sis. You have been an Ate I never had. Thank you.
  • Magsi, mike, Lyber, Mark, Pau: Yun naman ahaha i love you all or should i say labuyo ahaha. Thanks for the friendship
  • #romanceclass community especially to Mina: Thank you for all your support
  • Anne, Tara, Jen, Six, Jesse, Gette: Thank you for all your encouragements.
  • AC, Cassie, Amae, Kim (leemiyaki), caryn, kristel: miss ko na kayo.  (Busy lola nyo e ahaha)
  • Beth and Yet: Kaya natin to. Let’s finish the novella! ahaha
  • A: Thanks for the ideas . . . You’re one of the best consultant (Yeah smile na yan ahaha)
  • Helena: I miss you sis so badly! we will talk soon 🙂 haha
  • Cris: Thanks for the article.
  • Youth of JCRBCC:I love you all. You are all my Bebe right?
  • twelve twelve: Naks we will get there haha parang si rain lang ahaha Fall like rain ang peg ahaha (i hope)

I miss my  friends:

  • I miss Ren, Candy, Marty, Mark, Will, Madz, Mai, Ems, Glen, Jeng.
  • I miss LOvely, Verna, Krishna, Chie, Aylla and Mayie
  • I miss Vernessa (ging)
  • I miss ate Owen, Arvin (vinny), yens, audz, rasha, kuya jem 1 and 2, Kuya red, melo, kuya kris, ian, Archielito, totep, rai
  • I miss tropang Ama Binan
  • I miss my  classmates in elementary and HS.

Yes I have many friends i treasure…

If i forget you, i am sorry.


Happy 32

Thank You Lord God for another year! Your gift for me this year is amazing! A Career. The Career I am longing to have. Thank You Father God! Thank You for Jesus! Thank you for my future… 😛 I love you Father God!

Thank you to my family! They keep me going because of their unconditional love. I can really feel it!

Thank you for my schoolmates, friends, and teachers  in Escuela de Valle Verde, Greenville Academy and AMA BInan!

To all my best friends, I am so thankful for you all!

To my JCRBCC Family! I love you all so much!

To Lisa Kingsley and Basics Global, we are so thankful for your concern for Filipinos.

TO VCBA and Hope House Centre! Thank you for the opportunity!

To Buqo, Thank you for the opportunity. Special Mention to John(Alden ng buqo), Maxine, and Ariel

To my bookbed family! Thank you! Keep Reading!

To my future… thank you! Intay ka lang. May tamang panahon na! haha

I thank the Lord for being an author because it is the way of meeting wonderful people like my co-authors in #buqoYA, #sparkNA, #JustWritePH, #heistclub, #writeBreakSongsAbout, and #BayongNgKuting.

Thank you for the friendship guys!

I love you all!

Special mention to our mentors: Mina V. Esguerra, Liana Smith-Bautista

I will be focusing on preparing for my writing class again #romanceclass2016.

I love learning. I have a teachable heart. I love writing. And I love the writers who inspire me to continue. Thank you!

Thank you for the visit Yeyet, Magsi and Mark! I know that our friendship will be forever. (Naks)

What do writers talk about when they were together?

  • The Talk about politics
  • The TV-Script-React thing
  • TV Script scrutinized LOL
  • Small talks about film making
  • Tapis exposure.
  • Anthology possibility
  • Bo0k launch, NBI, PGH ahaha

Heart Heart

Racquel Sarah A. Castro

Gratefulness Overload

Thank you Father God!

Today, I am so overwhelmed!

  • HeistClub Bundles Go Live on buqo!
  • HeistClub on Top Charts!
  • Ground Volunteering for Basics Global
  • 75th birthday of Inay
  • Submitted manuscript for another opportunity
  • Submitted manuscript for #BayongNgKuting
  • Dux’s New Career Path
  • An unexpected Blessing!
  • Visited a bookstore!
  • Our mentor, Mina, for opening a lot of opportunities for us
  • Start focusing for #romanceclass2016
  • Yeyet has always been there to help
  • Tin spent time reading and correcting my MS
  • Amae and Mark suggested what i could improve in my story
  • Magsi is my night buddy.
  • My JustWritePH, BuqoYA, SparkNA, HeistClub, BayongNgKuting,WriteBreakUpSongsAbout Classmates!

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A Productive 2015

Icare and Socks for tots

We are a ground v0lunteer for Basics Global. This year, we have two projects with them. ICare is a project with EyeQ Opticals. They provided reading glasses for Filipinos. Socks for tots is a project with Bounce Middle East. The company provided socks for Filipinos.


  • Release of When Fate Speaks Big Time
  • BuqoYA Class
  • Friendship with the authors
  • Friendship with Kaith (my pretty editor)


  • BuqoYA class
  • Survey with JCRBCC’s Youth Ministry
  • I turned 31 on Feb 8.
  • Submitted the buqoYA story


  • JCRBCC’S 27th Anniversary
  • Signed up for #SparkNA class
  • Submitted the final manuscript plus book cover
  • Youth-YA Acoustic Night


  • Start of #SparkNA class
  • Release of BuqoYA 1 – Taking Chances
  • BuqoYA Blog Tour
  • Friendship with Anne, Kristel, Krissy, Liana, Fay, AC, Justine, Six, Raffy, Kaye, Jen, and other buqoYA authors


  • BuqoYA Blog Tour
  • SparkNA class
  • Vacation with the family (Pangasinan-Baguio-Benguet)
  • Daily Vacation Bible School (Sunday School Ministry)
  • Friendship with #sparkNA classmates like Tara, Chi, terese, criselda


  • Submitted my SparkNA story
  • Rei’s Bridal shower
  • Mark and Rei’s Wedding
  • Submitted my BuqoYA story for standalone novel
  • MoreLoveInPH by Romance Writers of the Philippines
  • Release of Second Sight to Forever (buqoYA story)
  • Crazy me to search for my name in Google and found out that my first novel has been nominated. When Fate Speaks Big Time was a nominee in the Virtue Christian Book Awards – Christian Fiction Category.


  • CampNanoWriMo
  • JustWritePH class by PinoyWriMos
  • July 6 and 7 feature on Virtue Christian Book Awards
  • Bookbed.org posted my first article.


  • Writing my Autobiography which will be release March 2016
  • Release of JustWritePH-For Redemption


  • Attended my first MIBF (Manila International Book Fair)
  • Friendship with Yeyet, Niki, and Jesse
  • Friendship with Rulers of Spade and Wasabi Warriors (RAWR!)
  • Friendship with Magsi, Kim, Loid, Pau, Mark, Mike, and Beth.
  • Planning for YA Ministry
  • Facebook Party JustWritePH
  • JustWritePH Blog Tour


  • HeistClub Online Class
  • World CP Day: I am here
  • Best Nanay Awards Night


  • HeistClub Online Class
  • HeistClub Submission of Final Manuscript
  • #WriteBreakupSongsAbout


  • Submitted the Encyclopedia Mystique for JustWritePH Standalone
  • Release of Encyclopedia Mystique Standalone
  • buqo25DaysofChristmas promo Day 7
  • JCRBCC’s Family Night
  • Engagement of my dear Sister, Ken
  • I am found? LOL


Thank You Lord

  • For the blessing from buqo
  • For the upcoming promotion for my autobiography
  • For my family who encourages me to continue
  • For my mentors, Mina and Liana
  • For my JCRBCC Family
  • For my writer friends
  • For #bloggys2015
  • For Rulers of Spade
  • For heistclub classmates and mentors
  • For my salvation
  • For Your love, grace, guidance and mercy.
  • For Nanowrimo2015, pinoywrimos

Be grateful for all the blessings.

25 Random Things About Me

  1. I love to watch NBA and PBA. Started watching when I am in High school.
  2. I am a fan of love teams… whether it’s onscreen or in novels.
  3. I have this habit of daydreaming. If you see me smiling alone, you will know what I am doing.
  4. I love eating  different cuisines (Matakaw ako in short terms.)
  5. I sing at the bathroom; if you see me going in the bathroom with my IPad, you will hear me singing after I close the door.
  6. When I am writing, I often watch or listen to the TV
  7. I love challenging myself on everything. From career moves to ministry decisions, i love to be hard on myself.
  8. Keep Reading