Archive for August 22nd, 2012

He was always hurrying home.

You learn the true value of a man when he is gone. This is a very good write-up on DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo  who passed on last August 18, 2012 on a sea mishap. He will be given a State Funeral according  to sources at  Malacanang  Palace.

We salute you Sir, you are a great loss to the nation.


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James Patterson, author of the acclaimed Alex Cross and Women’s Murder Club series writing  a love story? I was quite intrigued.  I was so used reading mysteries and fast-paced action by this author and was quite pleasantly surprised that he could also write a heart-wrenching, touching and emotional love story  like Sam’s Letters to Jennifer. An uplifting tale of friendship (between a grandmother and her granddaughter), love between childhood friends and our own  mortality and that of our  loved ones. This book shows that life is too precious not to live it to the fullest even at its darkest moments. I won’t attempt to write a review here.It is simply one great summer read.

One line in the book says, “what are we but our stories?”

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