El Nido, Palawan (2016)

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Sunflower

I don’t think there’s anything on this planet that more trumpets life than the sunflower. For me that’s because of the reason behind its name. Not because it looks like the sun but because it follows the sun. During the course of the day, the head tracks the journey of the sun across the sky.…

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To Him Who Stays

When I look at You, I see this holy, perfect, wonderful, all the good superlative adjectives fit for You—the God of the known and unknown universe. Then there’s me. This grumpy, sloppy, weird person packed into 31-year old body of messes and troubles and good intentions but not quite good results. I don’t see how…

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Red Sea Encounters

When the ocean’s been parted for you, you have three options: One is to step into it and walk your way to freedom. Or to freeze in front of it and wait for the enemy to come and get you. Or run away from it and meet the enemy, wanting to either kill or enslave…

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