When one looks really hard, and is patient enough, one sees colors and light in the way one wants to see it. I took this photo while in the plane to a city a couple of hours away from where I live in order to attend the conference. Traveling alone, I was able to enjoy [...]
It is a combination of all the elements of writing; passion, paper and pen...that gets the juices flowing. 🙂
The white house near the Bian Yek in Dumaguete has always held a mysterious air. When I was in grade school, someone told me that there were "White Ladies" who lived there, and that they were really old and frail. I remember one time late one after whilst riding a pedicab, and looking up, I [...]
One of my pastimes is to observe people (and observe life, in that same breath).
When I listen to a song with this cadence, there is a tendency for me to just sit still and stare off into space. "Lost Stars" is such,and it happens to be one of my favorite tracks on the movie, Begin Again. I watched this movie, with a former significant other a year (or two) [...]
Crystals on chandeliers have always fascinated me. The way the light bounces and reflects off these solid crystal teardrops are mesmerizing.
"Letters to A Young Poet", is a collection of ten letters written by Bohemian-Austrian poet Rainer Maria Rilke (1875–1926) to Franz Xaver Kappus(1883–1966), a 19-year-old officer cadet at the Theresian Military Academy in Germany. It is one of my favorite books. I have read it many times through and it has always been timely. Although it [...]
Is film photography dead? I'm sure it is very much alive...just not here, where I'm from. These photos were taken a few years ago, while I was still living in Manila. I had been told that in my hometown, they still had those machines that printed from film negatives. Ironically, they closed down a year [...]