By Sheenah

Sheenah Tan

This is my favorite part because I spent days thinking of how to describe myself. I think it’s something not yet overrated.

I’ve been blogging since 2003 using my own Geocities hosted website. I came to realize that it’s just not in me to keep myself from the whole world – that everybody has the right to read about what I’ve eaten last night, or what color of underwear I am wearing.

I am Sheenah Bromidor Tan, or just Sheenah Tan. I learned to love my name somehow. I was born, raised and educated in the province of Laguna. I was an almost college dropout in University of the Philippines in Los Baños. I was an Economics student before I decided to eliminate all the  math in my education, hence, Mass Communication.

Sheenah Tan

I enjoy the simplest of things. That includes having a piece of a brightly-colored paper, or writing using purple ink. I learned to play the piano when I was about five years old, learned to play the guitar when I was 14, learned to play the drums when I was 13, and learned how to sing with slight confidence when I was 24 (thanks to Timezone sound-proof music booths). If there’s one thing I can be proud of myself, that would be the way I choose my kind of music. I can live with boybands, heavy metal, reggae, hopelessly suicidal love songs, chill out, and Enya.

 

Sheenah Tan

 

I am of Chinese-Spanish descent. I’m the middle child who belives that she was once a ruler of an empire in her past life (I let the Cleopatra issue go.) I learned to walk when I was two. Learned to write my name in cursive when I was four. That’s the time when my parents decided to send me to school.

I spent roughly eight years in college. I was the type who hated school and would mostly make an appearance only during exams. I wore whatever I wanted to wear during wash day. I once came to school wearing my grandmother’s Latina skirt.

I am not alcoholic but when I start drinking, I like to feel the alcohol rising up my head. I do not smoke but I believe that I can get fair amounts of air pollution by just walking on the streets of Metro Manila.

Right now I live in Makati City. I rent an apartment, pay the bills, including my crappy internet service provider. I work as an SEO copywriter, which makes Google my primary source of living.

 

Sheenah Tan

My first job was a production manager in a community cable. I applied for an instructor post in my alma mater but was declined. My second job was a web copywriter. Yes, writing without a by-line.

 

Sheenah Tan

 

I was a photographer until I realized that the hobby doesn’t suit my salary.

I’m a very proud mother of Danah Louise, a very healthy and cute baby girl who have been very strong inside my womb. I’ve gone from being an angry teen to a waste of taxpayers’ money who only made appearances during exams to being a band girl to being a corporate trash  and finally to being a hardcore nanay. What more could I ask for? Ah, yes, a valid driver’s license.

I work for my daughter. I still love to take photos, listen to OPM music, write schitt, stalk people through Google, and leave my tracks for stalkers.

I don’t usually talk in real life. I believe in the saying “less words less mistakes“. I like to write more than I talk.

These are some other ways of contacting (or stalking) me:

Friendster | Facebook | Multiply | WordPress | LinkedIn | Plurk | Twitter

Or just send me an email: perennialtrance at gmail dot com.


12 Responses to “About Sheenah”


  1. November 9, 2009 at 12:13 am

    Just trying this comment form. if it works.

  2. November 9, 2009 at 12:27 am

    Gawd Mights, it does and I owe it all to you! See you in school, genius!

  3. December 11, 2009 at 10:32 pm

    Naaliw akong magbasa ng about you! =) I want to blog more tuloy hehe.

  4. December 13, 2009 at 2:20 pm

    thanks Brinks! blog on!

  5. February 25, 2010 at 5:07 pm

    Thanks for participating in our online postering campaign!

  6. April 30, 2010 at 4:50 am

    That’s a very nice blog you got there.. keep up the good work🙂

  7. 8 Golf holidays in spain
    May 5, 2010 at 5:21 pm

    I really like your blog Sheenah, I will be checking in with you again.

  8. 9 LS
    May 24, 2010 at 3:27 pm

    Hi Sheenah!🙂 Nice About page you got here. Anyway, yeah, since you’re now married, are you going to drop this domain and get another one, SheenahDelaCruz.com, perhaps?🙂 Just curious.🙂

  9. May 25, 2010 at 8:27 am

    Hey Beth! I’m considering changing my website name or adding my new “name” to a new collection, hehehe. Thanks a lot for dropping by!🙂

  10. July 1, 2010 at 6:51 pm

    I love your blog Sheenah, you appear to be very well grounded and content with life, making changes when you feel they are necessary. I really do envy you.


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