rebelling against low expectations

AuthorNicole Gusto

is a Filipino writer and storyteller. She ministers to the youth and works with special needs children. She loves using words to speak life to readers for God's glory. Nicole is also a staff writer at One Voice Magazine, a Christian publication in the Philippines. You can find her writing at her personal blog, Stories Like Stars.

Why I Wanted My Parents Involved in My Relationship (And I Don’t Regret It)


“You’ll talk to my dad now?” I asked JP, heart pounding, palms sweaty against my sides. “You’re ready?” “Yeah, I’ve been preparing myself for this,” he said softly. A small smile played on his lips, as if he were mustering all his confidence. He had another mountain to climb, another step to claim this relationship as ours. “I knew I’d have to do this sooner or later.” For a split second, the...

rebelling against low expectations

The Rebelution is a teenage rebellion against low expectations—a worldwide campaign to reject apathy, embrace responsibility, and do hard things. Learn More →