Rocky Mt. Tapulao (Photoblog)


Bloggers weren’t exaggerating when they said that the trail is rocky. There was way too many boulders in Mt Tapulao! Sobrang dami! Nung paakyat, sabi ko souvenir. Pero tinapon ko din. Nakita ko na ata one year supply ng bato na dapat kong makita sa isang taon! Our ascent was painfully slow, 10 hours. Our…

to the virgins, to make much of time


by: Robert Herrick gather ye rosebuds while ye may, old time is still a-flying, and this same flower that smiles to-day to-morrow will be dying. the glorious lamp of heaven, the sun, the higher he ‘s a-getting, the sooner will his race be run, and nearer he ‘s to setting. that age is best which…

suffrage is neither an obligation nor a right,


suffrage is neither an obligation nor a right, it is a privilege afforded to filipinos by our constitution, today many people will vote, but not me, i hope, you will all vote not only wisely but conscientiously  not only with the mind but with the heart, to choose candidates who will not only protect your rights but uphold…

Mt. Cristobal (Photoblog)


We were supposed to do a traverse, but we lost the trail from the peak so we decided to take the backtrail. The mossy and thick forest is more than enough reason to take your breath away. If this is enough, you might want to explore the other side of Mount Cristobal. Its jungle is…

Christ has no body but yours, No hands,


Christ has no body but yours, No hands, no feet on earth but yours, Yours are the eyes with which he looks Compassion on this world, Yours are the feet with which he walks to do good, Yours are the hands, with which he blesses all the world. Yours are the hands, yours are the…

Color Manila Run 2013


Honestly, I did not quite enjoy this run. First the singlet was thick, tight and was just an ordinary white t-shirt that is not well suited for running (well, maybe for 1.5K runners the t-shirt will do, but not for 10K runners, the t-shirt was too uncomfortable). There was a pair of sunglasses in the…

Friends, Disney, Mickey and Me


There is always a good reason to go back to some place you’ve been before. It is interesting to know what has changed and what has not changed. As they say, the destination is never a place but a new way of looking at things. We left Manila exhausted because of the end-of-month obligations at…