The Long Goodbye

Today I was thinking how when my dad suddenly died at age 49 from a heart attack, I didn’t get to have the chance to say goodbye. To say all the things I wanted to tell him, to tell him what a great dad he was, and how grateful I was for everything he had…

The Heart of the Filipino

On the flight home from Davao we had a medical emergency that required the plane to return to Davao. We had already been in the air for 20 minutes. When situations such as these arise, you are given a glimpse of humanity at its finest. A passenger in premium economy gave up his seat right…

Love That Heals

When you find someone who loves you through your storm, keep them in your life. The one who loves you through your storm sits with you in the rain, and wades through the flood with you. They’re the ones who put their arms around you when the thunder and lightning make you shake. Their love…