canyon grandness

I was browsing through my photos and stumbled upon this one I realized I took very little photos of our trip to the Grand Canyon.  I remember the bus ride up to the vantage point was nothing more like a bus ride to Baguio, except for the occasional deer sightings.  I've had a glimpse of … Continue reading canyon grandness

Rediscovering my blog

Today, after a very long time, I have decided to revisit my blog.   The last entry was dated November 25, 2013.  Exactly 864 days ago.  It was no surprise that I have forgotten my login details.  I have in fact spent close to an hour trying to find that out (including the blog's URL). … Continue reading Rediscovering my blog

the handwriting project 47/365

the left and the right sides of our brains take us to different planes.  while one allows us to think and analyze, the other part gives us the ability to stretch out beyond boundaries, imposing no limits, allowing our imagination to soar. prefer not, one over the other.  harness them both. 47 of 365 using … Continue reading the handwriting project 47/365

the handwriting project 45/365

go the extra mile and do not be afraid to fail.  staying inside your comfort zone might reduce failure, it also reduces your chances of finding the 'amazing' in you. good morning.

the handwriting project 44/365

a dream is a wish your heart makes... this is something no storm can ever take away. 44 of 365. imperial nib, winsor and newton ink on rhodia

a call for help

a few days ago, Typhoon Haiyan hit the shores of Central Philippines. the extent of destruction was unimaginable, no amount of preparation could have saved us from such havoc.  towns have been flattened and houses were swept away to the sea.  those who were supposed to help out in relief and rescue operations themselves were … Continue reading a call for help

the handwriting project 42/365

calligraphy as i see it is just more than friction and flow of pen and ink on paper.  more than just practicing a skill, handwriting is producing something beautiful out of words. these are the reasons why i have taken on the challenge of writing pretty everyday.  my 42nd out of 365.