No Rest for the Quest. . .

Of Our Precious San Pascual Icon. . . January 17, 2014. Today marks three years and seven months since our 110 years old San Pascual Baylon de Guinarona icon was lost in June 2010. Our case is akin to the murder of our parent, and we don’t know the murderer and justice is still a…

Think (and Manifest) with the Heart

We don’t know what’s with the epoch that we live in, but wonders always crop up for our daily savoring. ¬†For one thing, the dictum that the earth is but a school for us to learn the art of life before we graduate to another dimension, nay before we “go home”, is now more stark,…

In Focus: The Lowly Camote

When we were in grade school, and whenever we botched up our lessons, our teacher would shout, “Go home and plant camote!” It was the low pits when we were thrown that hiss, because then, camote or sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) was a poor man’s diet. Never mind that camote is the best food for…