Monthly Archives: October 2007

Winning and Losing

We face many battles in life. Sometimes we win; sometimes we lose. It’s a fact of life. Winning always brings a feeling of euphoria.┬áLosing, which in reality is more than just an antithesis of winning, can be like an open … Continue reading

Posted in On The Serious Side | 19 Comments

What Drives People to This Site?

I have always been curious as to what content attracts the most visitors to this site. For site statistics, I use the free service offered by Google Analytics. So I decided to find out what has been driving traffic to … Continue reading

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Class Concert

I┬ájust want to share video clips of Aya playing the piano while practicing for her performance in their class concert. It’s still a good two weeks away, but she has already memorized the notes by heart. I took her video … Continue reading

Posted in Growing Pains, Life In Japan | 22 Comments


Do you fear change in your life, habits, attitude, even the people you live or work with? Or do you embrace change with enthusiasm, eager and hopeful for what’s going to happen next? I will never be the same when … Continue reading

Posted in Random Thoughts | 19 Comments

The One About the Wallet

When I was in college, I commuted everyday from our house in Tondo to the UP Diliman campus. It usually took me two hours on the road, one way. So that’s a total of four hours wasted everyday while waiting … Continue reading

Posted in Random Thoughts | 32 Comments