work in progress

Work in prog·ress noun an unfinished project that is still being added to or developed. “the book itself is still a work in progress” (in accounting) the total value of the materials and labor for unfinished projects. “the board had…

A Lesson in Inspiration

I had bought a magazine on photography, as I was quite keen on photography and like to make pictures myself. I had bought a camera, second hand, a few months ago and was getting the hang of the new mechanics.…

Siyam dapat

Tumatakbo.. Kahit saan man patungo Tumatakbo.. Sa lugar na hindi sigurado Tumatakbo.. Kasabay ng ikot ng mundo Binabalewala ang pagod Tumatakbo.. Baka sakali makalimot kahit paano.. Huminto ako, umupo. Bumuntong hininga at tumingala sa langit.. Nagtatanong sa isip, at kumakapa…

Ikaw ang bida, Nanay !

Para kanino nga ba ang araw na ito? Sino nga ba siya sa buhay mo? Sa buhay ko? Ano nga ba ang gampanin niya sa buhay natin? Nanay, Inay, Mama, Momsy, Mother, Mommy, Mudra. Para sa iyo ang araw na…

Race

I read this article this morning. I got that ‘taste’ in my mouth. It tasted of old iron, like blood but with a too familiar twang. It’s like trying to describe the flavor your tongue. Dang near impossible, hunh? I…

Human Heart by R

“The Human Heart works 24 hours a day. 7 days a week from the day you were born up until the day the person you love starts loving someone else.”   Credits to the owner of the post: R /…

Marked

This is the letter you will never get to read. If I could have those days again, I surely would have done better so you would stay longer. It was everyday that I wished you talked to me more often…

Wonders

Why do we put so much frantic effort into suppressing our most basic natural instincts? The one that hurts us the most is the emotional infidelity. Because the full palette of emotions we experience includes pain. And being dishonest leads…

Peace

If there is one thing one could be thankful for, it would be to live peacefully. Nothing would be as pleasant as mere veracity to one’s peacefulness. If I could choose how to live life, it would be a peaceful…

Failing Mark

So a student of mine made a scene at the faculty room. He demanded reason for him getting an R. I asked him, would you prefer a 0.00 instead?  He, sadly, didn’t get my sarcasm. And so his stupidity reached…