Pre-2012 in review

It’s a bit scary, a bit bold, a bit optimistic to say that 2011 was great and 2012 will be epic. In a few days, 2011 will end and so far (barring the chances of a coconut hitting my head or some fucking accident) it’s been good to my wife and I. I will be…

A rock in my throat

My other job is to write content for telcos. While doing my research on Christmas carols, I stumbled upon this song composed by National Artist Felipe Mendoza de Leon and written by┬áBrigido Batungbakal and Eduardo de Leon: The lyrics and their translation that I got from the clip in parenthesis: Payapang Daigdig Ang gabi’y payapa…

Milestones

Can’t wait for that day. The last time this year that we were all together. My mom and my elder brother with his family left for the US within the past two weeks. I write with sadness in my heart but also with acceptance that this has to happen. All of us must make choices…