Love is…


Love is patient

Love is kind
Love does not envy
Love does not boast.
Love is not proud
Love is not rude
Love is not self-seeking
Love is not easily angered.
Love keeps no record of wrongs
Love does not delight in evil
Love rejoices with the truth.
Love always protects
Love always trusts
Love always hopes
Love always preserves.

Love never fails.


Project 55:

That’s right, Kuya Heck. Humor me first before the real litany tomorrow. Apir! ;)

Originally posted on The Professional Heckler:

A PURPORTED DRAFT of President Aquino’s fifth State of the Nation Address was sent to this blogger. Here are [unedited] excerpts of the speech.


State of the Nation Address
His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III
President of the Philippines
To the Congress of the Philippines

[To be delivered at the Session Hall of the House of Representatives, Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City, on July 28, 2014]

“Naniniwala po ako sa kasabihang, ‘Ang pagsasabi ng tapat ay pagsasama ng maluwat.’ Kaya’t bago po ako magsimula, magtapatan na po tayo. Lahat ng may yellow ribbon sa kanilang suot, pumuwesto po kayo sa gawing kanan. ‘Yon naman pong wala, sa gawing kaliwa. Maraming salamat po.”

“Malinaw pong SONA ang matutunghayan n’yo ngayong hapon. Wala kaming in-advertise na laro o exhibition. Kung hindi n’yo po magugustuhan ang inyong maririnig, huwag umasa ng refund. Batasan po ang inyong pinuntahan, hindi Araneta Coliseum.” [Applause]


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Project 55:

I demand the same. UP Fight! Vamos Maroons!

Originally posted on The Inksider:

This post is written for

It’s that time of the year when the UP Fighting Maroons have to deal, again, with heartbreaking, nerve-racking losses. In the past season, the clamor for a single victory has not materialized. And as an incoming freshman of the University of the Philippines, I am writing this not to accept that we are the worst team in the UAAP because I firmly believe, even my own friends will never agree with me, that YOU are way better than that.

I am a fan of Philippine basketball, in general. When I say in general, that means I support inter-sitio, inter-barangay, inter-town leagues. But, of course this passion extends all the way to the Big Dome.

As I watched the opening tip of the UAAP Season 77 match between YOU and the UE Red Warriors, I was full of hope and anticipation that, maybe, this was…

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