Click here for Part 1 Nobody promised that it would fun. We thought it would be fun, but nobody promised that. Struggles were expected, but the battle in mind was unexpected. Seeing Panalaban Base Camp is like seeing a Promised Land. Finally! I am here! Con arrived about 10 minutes later. We checked into the … Continue reading Climbing Mount Kinabalu (PART 2)
It is the new year. However, sometimes, it is good to go back to the past and start from there again. When was the last time you started a project, and you felt so excited and passionate and enthusiastic about it? And then, you set a goal and your mission of starting the project. Can … Continue reading Old Things, New Way
Jenny was lying on the hospital bed, paralyzed and depressed. Somehow glad that she got the room all for herself, at the very end of the hall. It was tranquil and sometimes too quiet, not to the liking of Jenny. It terrified her, especially when night came. Occasionally, the nurse would come in to feed her.
A few years ago, I attended a two weeks Journalism class. Typical in every first session, we needed to do ice-breaker. Everybody introduced themselves and it was normal; we revealed our names and where we were from. Then it came to my turn, I stood up, and did what everybody was doing. I was ready … Continue reading Life Changed
I woke up from the barks of my dogs. They were always very annoying little creatures, but I still love them very much. It was already morning, and they loved the morning, running around, playing, what a nice time to start the day. The time was not 7am yet. Gosh, I wished to sleep a … Continue reading Friday Morning
The thing about life is this... it is so mysterious and so beautiful that you need to be alive to experience it and see it. It is not like living in a dream, but more than that. It is with the sense of transcendence. Funny, because my life right now is all about frustration. Sometimes … Continue reading The Thing About Life
I love poems and one of my favourites is Roald Dahl's Television. Telling us the importance of reading. Now, I love to read and I keep telling people to always read. Not to gain knowledge, although yes, that is one of the benefits, but reading can have an amazing impact on our soul and of … Continue reading READ!
Photography is something that I love, but it is not something that I am good at. This picture was taken few weeks ago, after work. It was quite late, I believe almost 11pm. Shot using my iPhone. The view of the river and the lights you see there, are lights from the temple. That woman … Continue reading Late Night View
This is the lent season, and for us catholic, it is a season of fasting and penance. Every lent season always remind me of one thing (apart from Jesus' passion and death). It reminds me of my first fasting experience. Now, I never fast except for Ash Wednesday and Good Friday. That was the first … Continue reading Surviving 40 Days
I meant to write this three years ago. My grandmother passed away that year, how I regretted many things. I thought there were plenty of times for everything. Plenty of times to make out the time we had lost due to differences, misunderstanding, pain, anger, and lies. Plenty of time to get to know and … Continue reading Gone Chances