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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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The Decision

The past week was really a roller coaster ride for me. First, I was so keen on accepting the job offer. Then I realized I didn’t want it after all. And thus began a tumultuous period of vacillating between wanting … Continue reading

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The Impostor Syndrome

William Shatner who happens to be one of the coolest actors, IMHO (and I’m referring to Boston Legal because I’m so not a trekkie), was once asked how he became great in his craft. He said that actually, most of … Continue reading

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Why We Wait

If you have been reading the daily gospel and the readings lately, you must have noticed that most of them are about waiting, faith, and relying on God’s trustworthiness. Yesterday, the psalm was about waiting the way a watchman waits … Continue reading

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Where To Go From Here

A month ago, I started a discernment process with my new spiritual director. I’ve undergone this process many times before, but this one is really crucial as it involves decisions that could alter the course of my life altogether. So … Continue reading

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He Knows Me So Well

This isn’t one of the topics I mentioned in my previous post, but I just have to document what I experienced this morning during my prayer time. I was overwhelmed by the realization that God knows me so well. He … Continue reading

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I Hope You Dance

Months ago, when I was going through a very difficult time, a good friend of mine posted this on my Facebook wall: I HOPE YOU DANCE I hope you never lose your sense of wonder You get your fill to … Continue reading

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