Family: On Love, Loyalty & Trust

We are no perfect family. Each of us have our misgivings and mistakes. But we desire no greater happiness than the bonding of ourselves together. After her work, after my office’s errands, and after my son’s school, we rush home to talk to each other. We seek no other presence but with each other. On…

Letter: Come to My Fold

Don’t stop believing in the noble cause of our dreams – the building of our future, the sharing of our love, and the caring of our lives. Continue to believe that it’s not an accident that fate pushed us in a crossroad of our lives. Our wandering has lapsed and it’s time to live what…

Heart Reading

Do not seek explanation on matters of the heart. No words can exactly decode them all. No books can contain every reason that it carries. To ask how it feels and what it wants are next to impossible. More than the deeps of words, to understand the heart is to wait and see how how…

Melodies of Loyalty

Loyalty is a consequence of leadership, and leadership is the tombstone of competence. The brilliance of your leadership is only as good as the loyalty of the people that follow you. Do not ask me if I am a good leader, listen to the melodies of loyalties of my people and the songs of them…

The Toilet Called Facebook

If there is one thing that Facebook can be considered successful, it is on being a useful instrument for spreading hate. John Oliver, host of Last Week Tonight, chastised Facebook for its unrelenting failure to flag hate speech and ban practices that are obviously beyond the measure of moral yardstick. In the Philippines, Facebook usage…

Self 2.0 – Creating Better Version of You

Four decades of life taught me that it is not only the “dos” that made a better man but also the discipline on the “don’ts”. While the “do” bolsters the display of strength, how he dances with the “don’ts” show the majestic display of his self-control. Here I share my five important “don’ts” that could…