2011 in Pictures: A Lens Talk Year-Ender

Year 2011 has been a year full of unforgettable events for the Philippines and the world. Tragedies and Triumphs, Mourning and Celebrations, Deaths and Unions, and many other events that shocked, amazed, amused and captured our eyes. Let us look back the passing year and listen to what the lenses have to say for 2011.…

Nite Writer’s 2011: A Look Back

Before we hug 2012, let me give you a rundown of the Nite Writer’s 2011. This year has been very fruitful for me and this blog space. It was this year that Nite Writer found its new home with WordPress from its silent residence in Blogspot. With the encouragement of a blogger and twitter friend,…

Ang Pasko Noon

Tatlong araw na lang pasko na. Itong mga panahon na ito yung nakakatamad nang magtrabaho kasi halos lahat ay naka-vacation mode na. Pero dahil alipin lang ako ng isang korporasyon kailangan pumasok para naman may pera sa Bagong Taon. Ang masaya lang nito medyo relax ang mood kasi nakabakasyon na ang mga bossing, so walang…

The Jamba Juice Experience

A friend who works and lives in Taguig likes to explore what her place has to offer. On her road to her self imposed “healthy living” commitment she discovered a store which offers refreshing and healthy juice drinks which one can definitely enjoy. Here’s her story about her first encounter with Jamba Juice. ——————————————————————————————————————— The…

My First SBA Experience

Last Saturday (Dec 10, 2011) I had the chance to be part of the 3rd Saranggola Blog Awards. It was my first time to be part of this annual event aimed at honoring bloggers who share the advocacy of promoting Filipino writings (so ironic I’m writing now in English, LOL). Held at the Skylounge of…

Erap’s Logic

This past few days our country is clouded by different political dramas and fiasco. From the arrest of former President GMA, the surrender of former COMELEC Chair Benjamin Abalos to Pasay Court and the impeachment of Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato Corona. Although it seemed like watching another teleserye, this political issues are more stressful…

New Archbishop of Manila

Today is another historic day for the Philippine Catholic Church as the new Archbishop of Manila was formally installed. Former Bishop of Imus, Most Reverend Luis Antonio Tagle formally took his seat of the most powerful Catholic official of the Archdiocese of Manila. The 54 year-old bishop, took the place of retired Archbishop Gaudencio Cardinal…

Tactless?

Last Monday, during the Criminal and Justice Summit, President Benigno Aquino III publicly lambasted Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato Corona. In his speech he enumerated several situations where the SC “seemingly” favored the past administration of Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. The President’s tirade against the Chief Justice surprised the members of the summit since it was a…

I Vote for Libre Lang Mangarap

I am happy to read that a blogger and twitter friend Otep Zablan, who is the man behind the Libre Lang Mangarap blog is one of the finalists for Philippine Blog Awards Blogger’s Choice. Because I am one of the regular followers of his witty, funny, light and inspiring blog, I vote for Libre Lang…