We Are from Venus and You Are from Where?

An Article Writer’s Blog I really admire you, Opinionated Man. You have really nailed it on the head. You have really made me take a second look at myself and understand my actions better. You reminded me of a book I had when I was a great deal younger. Dr.…

I love it! My eyebrows started to raise in the first paragraph, but as I read through it, I found myself smiling. Yes, it has truth in it. I especially liked the last part about not vexing us by siding with our enemies. Bravo! You nailed it right in the…

What Should I Write?

That is the question. For some, writing comes easy, but some find it otherwise. Writing is a precious gift. It’s a talent that can be honed and perfected to create quality articles, blogs, books and novels. Sure, anybody can learn how to write technically, but it takes that “x-factor” to…

How to Get Rid of Writer’s Block

It happens. You have a very bright idea that is worthy of writing. Then, by some kind of whatever, nothing comes out of that creative brain of yours-zero, zilch, nada. Congratulations! You have writer’s block, a predominant phenomenon that afflicts 100% of the writing population. In other words, you are…

Judgment Day: To Read or Not to Read

It’s an hour before midnight but I know I have to do this. I have to write because this is my promise despite this painful migraine. Post a Day caught my attention with this topic: If you were to judge your favorite book by its cover, would you still read…

Weekly Writing Challenge: Sin Tax in the Philippines

My country, the Philippines is now putting the Sin Tax Law into action. Prices of cigarettes and booze almost doubled since the start of the new year. The law claims to discourage smoking and drinking especially among the youth who are most susceptible to those vices. It also states that…

Centuriones Festival: Oriental Mindoro’s Pride

Our quiet town here in Gloria, Oriental Mindoro comes to life during the Holy Week. Some of our men and women participate in the Centuriones Festival, our province’s version of the well-known Moriones Festival of Marinduque. It is a competition for the most attractive Morion costume. It’s held in the…

Stop Procrastinating and Start Writing Each Day

google-site-verification: google7aeaa1ff80a20162.html I started out this blog a year or two ago with the hopes of updating it each day. I envisioned it as some sort of diary where I can share my daily thoughts, make opinions about the latest news, write some product reviews, blah, blah, blah. But I…

So You Want to be a Writer?

You’ve read about a famous author who earns millions just for the royalty of his published book and decide that you’d like to write too. That’s good! I mean, the greatest works of art came from some sort of dream, right? But before you leave your stable job to write…

My Name is Freedom

My name is Freedom. You have spoken about me millions of times; debated and waged war against each other because of me. I am vague. I am infinite. You cannot touch nor see me. I am so elusive yet you still crave for me. Then, in the stillness of dawn,…