game night and a buffet dinner on a red alert typhoon signal

I feel like my life is falling apart as my productivity has gone an all-time low and my work is piling higher and higher and it's giving me anxiety that I can't seem to push myself to write a damned word! And then I got invited to a game night session with my board game…Read more game night and a buffet dinner on a red alert typhoon signal

Missing out on the Blood Moon

I had everything prepared. My friends and I were going to hang out at our friend Ann's house even before I found out that the Total Lunar Eclipse -- the Blood Moon -- was going to happen on April 4, Black Saturday. When I found out it was going to be the Blood Moon, I…Read more Missing out on the Blood Moon

Blogs: Berto in Brogues: The Main in the Rain (Haiyan, A Year Hence)

I blog but I don't really read blogs. I'm not much of an Internet-person. I use social media, I check my mail, I blog, and then I'm out. I spend a LOT of time on social media -- that's how I come across articles and the like. It has to be recommended by friends, really.…Read more Blogs: Berto in Brogues: The Main in the Rain (Haiyan, A Year Hence)

apprehensions

As the date of my eventual return to my home city comes ¬†closer, I am starting to get apprehensive. I've kept in touch with family and friends and my city through the Internet and saw what was happening over news and photos shared over social media accounts like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Often enough, I…Read more apprehensions

overflow of emotions (a Typhoon Haiyan post)

I've been slipping in my work in-between checking up on the Typhoon Haiyan relief operations on social media. I can't really focus now as the gravity of the situation is becoming clearer and clearer to me as the hours go by. I cannot completely comprehend the full extent of what just happened and what Typhoon…Read more overflow of emotions (a Typhoon Haiyan post)

a little goes a long way

I saw this on my FB newsfeed as calls for help flood my timeline to do something and aid in the calamity relief that wrecked the Visayas due to Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda). I came upon this photo and a very affordable way to help out if you can. So I did a background check on…Read more a little goes a long way