Taming of Tongue

I love my boyfriend. He is one of the most hard working, sweetest, and most competent guys I know. Since being with him for 9 months now, I haven’t really seen him try to fool or cheat anyone. He conducts his business in a fair manner, and I have the utmost respect for him. The […]

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Holiday Today…

And am here at Boyfriend’s shop working. Yes, I could be out shopping. Having lunch with friends. Or just sleeping late. And yet, I find myself hanging out by myself at his shop. That my friends, is what you call moral support. 🙂 It’s quite normal here in the Philippines. Many Filipino-Chinese here have their […]

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One of the Best Things about Being Filipino…

You guys all know just how badly I complain about the Philippines. People can be lazy and inefficient. Parts of the country are dusty and dirty. There’s tons of corruption as evidenced by a lot of vote-buying action during election time. When it rains, it really pours and floods. Infrastructure is bad that medium amounts […]

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Some Things Never Change

It’s been raining really hard in the Philippines the last couple of days. So much so that despite the August 19 and 21 Holidays (Quezon City Day, and Ninoy Aquino Anniversary), we were able to enjoy a vacation up until our work resuming yesterday, Thursday. Sigh, the Philippines never learn. Every year, June to August […]

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Dark Clouds Hanging Over Our Heads

It’s been no secret within the family that my little brother doesn’t like le Boyfriend.  For one, they are two different people. My brother is one of the most polite, indirect people I know. Ask him to decide between A or B, and he cannot help but list down the benefits and pitfalls with both, […]

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Kick-Ass 2

  Heed the call to only watch Kick-Ass 2 if you’re over 16 years old. It’s full of profanity, swear words, blood, gore and violence. What do you expect in a movie where the antagonist calls himself, “Motherfucker?” One key character even calls herself “Night Bitch.” At the end of the day though, it’s all about you […]

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Too Fast, Too Soon?

A friend of mine shared that her and her boyfriend broke up a few weeks ago. They’ve been dating for more than half a year. Understandably, she was devastated. I think hers is a case of giving up too much, too soon. That’s what’s funny in a relationship. There is still that double standard. If […]

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The Chicken or the Egg

Many things in this world argue whether the chicken or the egg came first. I personally find it to be one of the useless arguments there is, but hey, some one has to give in first. And usually the argument only ends when one person compromises and agrees to the other side. Case in point, […]

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HKUST MBA Finance Club Questions & Answers

1) What are the most important advice you can give to the next year club committee?    Pick the right leaders. If you pick the outgoing candidate who’s all talk but no action, the club will suffer. That’s what happened the year after me when the leader used the position to get himself a finance job, […]

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