2009 was my roughest yet most eventful year. There was a shower of blessings - gigs, projects, events - but at the same time, there was also a rainstorm of sadness when the most important woman in my life was summoned back to heaven. It was one of the most devastating moments of my life,… Continue reading How it feels to fully surrender
“Man, by nature, is a political animal.” It is innate in us how we need to be part of a social group. Maslow even placed Sense of Belongingness in the third tier of the Hierarchy of Needs right above the Safety and Security. There are so many prose that tell us how we, humans, need… Continue reading Not being everyone’s cup of tea doesn’t mean you can’t have the Juice
On my previous post, we talked about ways on how I re-ignite spark over my job. But what if neither extrinsic nor intrinsic motivation spark joy anymore? It is probably easy to answer "quit" or "resign". A lot of people, especially those in the corporate world, yearn to do something different like carpentry or painting… Continue reading Balancing Career and Passion
People have different reasons in traveling... Mine, personally, is to be enriched culturally. I was never a big fan of tattoos but to be inked in a thousand-year old art by the hands of a 100-year old exquisite woman and skillful ladies of her generation is a series of pains I am very much willing… Continue reading Manjamana, Buscalan.