“walking on sunshine”

https://youtu.be/P2EBRU6DBf0 Just when you think life's a little bit heavy, an angel of an incredibly upbeat and positive song comes up on your spotify work playlist. "I'm walking on Sunshine...", crooned on the radio, and their soft voices and the guitar strums really got my attention. It was supposed to be just background music so [...]

Photo: Lovers at Sunrise, Siargao May 2017

Lovers at Sunrise, Siargao, May 12, 2017. One time, a friend of mine asked me, "How do you find these people (i.e. Lovers) to photograph?" I answered, "I don't know, they just happen to be there most of the time..." Anyway, when I was there, we were given leave to go out to a popular [...]

Living forever

"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 [...]