• Musings

    Finally Arrived!!

    The son of my landlord asked me if I was able to receive the package delivered by LBC last Sunday. I immediately told him yes and still waiting for one from the US. When the evening came, he gave me a parcel notice from the post office dated November 11, 2009 with a tick on the box stating that it was already the second notice. He told me that the postman gave it him just a few hours ago (weird isn’t it?). So, I went to the post office today and got the parcel I have been waiting for. The post office personnel told me that the parcel arrived last…

  • Musings

    The Irony of Today

    Thankfulness is celebrated in the US while they slice up their turkeys for Thanksgiving Day while we Filipinos observe the National Day of Mourning for the victims of the Maguindanao Massacre today. In one day, in one sentence, you could see the irony of it all, the happiness and sadness of two places. As thankfulness is concerned, I am happy and thankful that God has been generous to me and my family. We have endured another year of hardships and trials but still we are standing with His gracious blessings. I also thank Him for giving us another wonderful blessing, Bella Grace, with her cooing and smiles make the pain…