How did Valentines Day start – History and Commercialism

Since I was a kid I have been celebrating Valentines day by giving flowers to my mother and to some other women. But as we grow older, we can see the fact that Valentines day is becoming more of a big business day. This prompted me to research if there is really a Saint Valentine of the Catholic Church. Here is the result of my research. First and foremost, there are a lot of versions about what happened with Saint Valentine. The history will depend on the books of the Catholics, Protestants … [Read more...]

POLITICS, SOCIAL MEDIA AND THE DISEASE THEY CALL PARANOIA SYET SYET

Politicians are really paranoid that is why I try my best not to be seen with them in public places. Example, I was seen with a politician because we went to attend a school event after our tree planting activity. After a few hours, some people were texting me asking me if I am "working" for the politician... oh men! such paranoia! First of all, I do not work for any candidate or politician. I am very much happy where I am right now and I do not need politicians or candidates to survive. Second, … [Read more...]

“THOUGHTS OF AN UNBORN CHILD”

Thoughts Of An Unborn Child 1st day - i was created 7th day - the day i started to feel life inside my mom 9th day - my mom still doesn't notice i am being formed. 10th day - mom and i went to school and i heard they were talking about my dad. 11th day - mom kinda felt sad and i dont know why. i hope she will be alright. 15th day - i heard my mom crying. and it is also the time i am opened my little eyes. 16th day - heard my mom is arguing with a guy i think he is my … [Read more...]

UNDEROUND ECONOMY: SAVING THE PHILIPPINES FROM POVERTY

Are you a balut vendor, fishball vendor, facebook seller, online marketer, gardener etc. Etc... You are a national hero! You are keeping the economy in balance and floating just above the poverty line. To me, underground economy simply means a collection of small businesses and services that are not registered for taxation by the government and helps in distributing cash flow to the poorest families while at the same time providing simple jobs and employment enough to survive for a … [Read more...]