Category Archives: life in general

Siyasat

  *This post is written in a combination of English and Tagalog* O Diyos, ako’y siyasatin, alamin ang aking isip, subukin mo ako ngayon, kung ano ang aking nais; kung ako ay hindi tapat, ito’y iyong nababatid, sa buhay na … Continue reading

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7 Life lessons from an epic back-to-back century ride (Written December 28, 2015).

This post is a narrative of my solo bike ride from Quezon city to the provinces of Rizal and Laguna, and back. Of course, no post of mine is not without its share of eternal lessons. It’s amazing how something … Continue reading

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Enjoying the “Curse” of Work

I am writing these reflections while being in a state of intellectual constipation. I just felt like I needed to write this post first, before continuing my academic tasks. We had our bible study on Ecclesiastes 3 last Friday. It … Continue reading

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Life Decisions: Moses, Me, and You

Note: This post was originally written last March, 2015. I was not able to finish the whole article and it spent almost 3 months incubated in my drafts section. This article is both personal and reflective, yet it also has … Continue reading

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Need for Speed 2

Last time, I talked about how vehicle ownership is not for everyone, and gave a sample calculation of its financial and other “costs”. Now, let us look at the transportation alternatives to buying a brand new car.

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Of Tags and Labels (#masungit)

Warning: this is a personal post. I still have lessons and reflections embedded though. If there is one word or phrase that people will use to describe you, what will it be? Do you think it’s a positive word/phrase, or … Continue reading

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The danger of setting financial goals

Intrigued by the question of which better investment instrument should I capitalize on during my stint as a UP employee, I went so far as to plug numbers on my MS Excel workbook just to find out which fund would … Continue reading

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