Like a child who cannot contain his happiness and excitement when he enters a place full of toys of his dreams, be it a playground or a toy store, I feel the same zest when I enter a bookstore or an office supplies store. Continue reading “One Kind of Relieving Stress”
“Every drop of ink that comes out of the pen’s nib is a word that comes from my heart.”
Little Miss Muffet
Sat on a Tuffet
Eating her curds and whey;
Along came a spider,
who sat down beside her
And frightened Miss Muffet away.
That was a childhood nursery rhyme that until now, I know by heart. I’m not sure if it is one factor why I’m afraid of spiders. I’m not fond of insects as well. They just have too many legs! But I was able to develop this spider-like attitude, that always inspires me to keep on going. That is to build my carefully, and beautifully weaved web, over and over, no matter how many rude creatures would dare to destroy it.
“Precious gems: diamond, emerald, ruby and sapphire; valued for their extreme rarity, not everyone can afford to buy.”
Based on personal assessment, I’m more than half way towards perfecting the art of looking into the simple joys of life and focusing on the bright side of things.
I think that’s the reason why many people say that I’m carefree and cheerful.
I was able to read a set of list of simple delights in life from Reader’s Digest many years ago, and I have made my own list. Continue reading “Simple Joys of Life”
“Hindi ko mailagay lahat sa puso ko ang ganda ng nakikita ko!” -Eugel
(“I can’t contain in my heart the beauty that I see!”)
April 20th of 2013, schedule of our day trip to Mt. Pinatubo Continue reading “Mt. Pinatubo caldera, ang ganda mo!”