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About whathappensinbetween

It took me almost an hour to figure out what to write here so I guess that says a lot about me.

Coping With the Loss of a Loved One

We commemorated Papa’s 3rd death anniversary last August 5. We visited his crypt, had lunch, then went to mass in the afternoon. Nothing grand and fancy. Just me, Ate, Mama and RJ. I say this every year, and every year … Continue reading

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Before Anything Else

The moment the movie Before Midnight was shown in theatres, three of my friends who know me from way back asked me right away if I have seen it. I think the fact that they asked proves my reputation as … Continue reading

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CHANGES (first of many parts)

(My life has witnessed so many changes since the start of this year that I decided to make a mini-series about this topic on this blog. So from time to time, I will be writing about these changes just to … Continue reading

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It’s One Month Later and I’m Still Alive

When people ask me how long I’ve been in my current job, I always say, “One month, but it feels like one year.” And I mean that in a good way.  It feels like one year in terms of what … Continue reading

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And That Was Summer…

There’s a special reason why this particular summer is special. Last April, I resigned from work and decided it was time to re-evaluate my life. So just like that, I packed my bags and headed to my province where I … Continue reading

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Happy

First, a quick update. I’m now unemployed and enjoying every minute of it. I was supposed to start working for another government office but decided it was time to move on to something different. So here I am— blissfully unemployed. … Continue reading

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No Plans

We don’t really plan our lives. That’s one thing I learned in my 37 (almost 38) years of existence. What we do is aspire for things, events and people, and align our actions with those aspirations. If we’re lucky, we … Continue reading

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