Enduring Love Wins

When I look back at how God's ways in my life molded me, I realized how many times His silences hurt me occasionally. But they helped me too, painfully but beautifully. I had to learn the lessons the hard way, but these lessons would really stay with me all my life. ...
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ICCT Cainta – Certificate in Teaching Program – Batch 32

Yesterday was our last day of class for the 6-month Certificate in Teaching Program in ICCT Cainta, Main Campus. The past six months spent taking my 18 units of education subjects have not been easy, but it's all worth it! Every Saturday, I'd leave very early in the...
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Stoicism: Starting the Year with its Ending

I wrestled with the title of this post, the way I wrestled with thoughts of aging and dying while on my 10-day holiday vacation. Life's odd that way. It's just up to you to adjust your perspective and attitude in response to whatever life brings. I really enjoyed the...
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3 Startling Life Lessons from GK Enchanted Farm

It’s been more than three weeks since I deactivated my Facebook, and more than three months since I’ve been working and living in GK Enchanted Farm. So far, it’s been a roller coaster ride of personal milestones, revelations, and unraveling emotions. The city has been...

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Someday When I Die

I wish that my last night in this world would be filled with happy tears, both from me and from the people I dearly loved. I imagine they might talk over coffee on my wake, possibly about how special I made them feel and how I showed up for them when they needed me...

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Thriving on the Road Less Traveled

Whenever I feel caught up in the forms of success that society imposes: fame, money, fortune, and power, I am deceived that this is what life should be all about. Whenever this happens, I get so sick and tired of the current moment and I tend to look down on the...

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The Test of Time and Distance

Family time is always precious and must be prioritized. Earlier, I gave my sisters a hug upon seeing them again for the first time after more than two months of working and living in the farm. After losing both parents in separate deaths, followed by the deaths of a...

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