My sister-in-law and her husband were here in Bacolod from Canada for a vacation. My wife and I, together with other relatives, took them to a beautiful subdivision in Dumaguete (around 5 hours drive from Bacolod) which had a swimming pool. While they swam in the pool, I took out my notebook and pen, strummed […]
Yesterday I received the news that my aunt died. She was more than 90 years old. Her brother, i.e., my father, died when he was only 66 or 67 years old. That was more than 15 years ago. No matter how long we live on this earth, one day we will have to leave it. […]
Sanctify our talents that our minds may re-echo thy praise which resounds from the beauty of nature and the great works of love and intellect. – Northrop Frye. A fitting prayer for the new year.