Category Archives: Personal Matters

Overwhelmed

I was doing a head count of my students who were taking an exam, only to find out that one was missing. I went outside the room and found her – sitting on the floor and crying. She was talking … Continue reading

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Jumpstart: At the Receiving End of Undeserved Favor

I will not sleep until this post is done. “Thank you Lord” That was all I could think of while driving home earlier. It was a very long day for me, having driven back and forth from Pampanga.  I decided … 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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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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A Modern-day Parable of the Lost Coin

I lost my 3-year old SMC Globe legacy phone last Friday night… …and found it again after an hour and a half. I originally wanted to call this post by the title, “at the mercy of strangers”, until I realized what else … Continue reading

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Wanted: Joy and Control. Please apply inside.

*Personal information included just to have a sense of realism; I will still try my best to make this more than a simple rant-blog* Love, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, gentleness, faithfullness… Something’s amiss… My life has been lacking severely in … Continue reading

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