Super Thank You, Mr. President!

This is the true story of how Pres. Aquino saved the life of Mary Jane Veloso according to officials of the Diplomatic Corps of Indonesia and the Philippines. Mary Jane Veloso, is sentenced to die by Firing Squad on April 29. April 27 – ASEAN State heads attended the annual ASEAN Summit held in Malaysia,…

On Love of Country

Item: Americans are a patriotic bunch. Compared with people in most other countries, Americans express more pride in their nationality, and most say that being an American is an important part of their identity. Even so, patriotism in America is on the decline. But the decline seems to have more to do with reactions to…

An Open Letter to the Liberal Party

Dear Liberal Party, Most impressive are the gains the Philippines has achieved under your aegis. Your program of good governance deserves kudos. More power to you! While the country is facing two-pronged dangers, to wit, the Chinese incursion into Philippine territory (we have to thank Gloria Arroyo for that) and the rotten individuals seeking office…

The Scry as Oracle

THE SCRY AS ORACLE, Volume I, Number 1 STARTING TODAY, we are going to highlight the energies of a particular day, as put out by the Spirit through The Scry. In essence, Spirit has suggested to us precisely that. Your interpretation of any scry is valid. because the message that you sense is applicable to…

PH 2016: A Survey

Come on, Philippines, let’s do it.  I just don’t buy the “surveys” where Binay and Poe are dominant.  It’s as if Filipinos are idiotic and a sucker for self-flagellation. The Mother of All Surveys:

The Mother of All Updates

Re the New San Pascual Baylon Han Guinarona image project, we are now in the final phase, namely the sewing of the saint’s garment and the assembly of the narra carroza. The contractor is artist Leandro Baldemor of Paete, Laguna. The project consists of the following: 1. Main image, five foot-seven in height and a…

Man of the Hour

Just to say, Mabuhay ka, Senator Sonny Trillanes! You remind me of the young Ninoy Aquino, whose courage in exposing the blatant corruption in government in his day, was exemplary. Greatness is yours, Mr. Senator, and Filipinos are the better for it. Destiny awaits. And if that destiny entails being the next President of the…

It’s the Fiesta Season, Folks!

What is life without the fiesta? To Filipinos, a life without it is not–well, a life. The patron or fiesta is a big party for the barrio, town or city. One year is allotted to making preparations for it. All the more if you are the big shot, the premier host of the event. Being…

A Day Like No Other

April 3 is my birthday, and this year (2015) it falls on Good Friday. The closest to this that I had was April 3, 1969, which fell on Holy Thursday. Back then, we were living in the side street of Burgos, Tacloban City, between Salazar and Del Pilar streets. We had a closely-knit neighborhood, and…