How extravagant can a person get? Oftentimes, being extravagant carries a negative implication.  It conveys a condition of being profligate, wanton, wasteful, immoderate, squandering.  On the positive note, however, it can relate to a state of being charitable, generous, big hearted, unselfish, unsparing. For years, there has been a call coming...
Having a hard time lying on your bed for the most part of your day? Hands having calluses from over opening you palm waiting for the heavenly blessing from your mother’s wallet, fingers having muscle cramps due to ‘over click and swipe’, red groggy eyes due to ‘over screen...
What it is to live with numerous degrees, certifications and trainings? I have friends and even colleagues who have more than two undergraduate degrees, double master’s and doctorate degrees. On top of these are their lengthy licenses or professional registrations. While we have these qualifications, we might wonder, why we need...
The day we received the gift of life in this world our parents loved us dearly, most especially our mother. The time when we're still unborn, our mother would be very cautious in her pregnancy to make sure of her safe delivery on 37 weeks. The adequate number of...
It was in June 2015 when I enrolled in my master’s degree at the Palawan State University. Though a bit stressful for me, I juggled my time and effort to attend classes from six to nine in the evening, at least three times a week, spending countless hours to...
(Para sa pagdiriwang sa Buwan ng Kababaihan Ngayong Marso) Babae, isang INA…Sinasabing ilaw ng tahanan tagahulma ng mga anak niyang hirang at tagahubog sa kamalayan ng bawat indibidwal, guro kumbaga. Sa pagsulong ng mahabang panahon at sa patuloy na pag-ikot ng ating Daigdig, ganoon din kabilis ang pagbabagong-anyo ng ating...
Can you imagine a world without women? Or a home without a mother? Or a church without the ladies? I don’t need to expound the unfavourable consequences should women become EXTINCT in this world which, oftentimes, consign women to the sidelines. But what does God say about women?  Have you heard...
Looking back years ago when I began to dream whom I will be in the future, what company I will be in and what position I will desire after college, I simply smiled and cried thinking of how life is used to be like chasing dreams for a working student.
Why is my face too big? Why does my hair have to be frizzy and not smooth like that girl's? Why can’t i be artistic like them? What do i have to do to have a waist that's as tiny as hers? If these thoughts or similar ones run across...
The long-term health program is one of the present challenges among the elderlies, particularly the indigent senior citizens. Anyone who reaches age 60 in the Philippines is already considered as a senior citizen. Some of them suffer from partial or permanent disabilities...
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