Everything has a purpose. Even science acknowledges that. Scientists, such as evolutionary biologists, hint on my personal belief that every part of every being was formed for a purpose. As a matter of fact, if an anatomical structure, pattern of behavior, or biochemical process is not used, over time natural selection acts on it and it […]Read more "Of “Leg-less” Snakes And Blind Cave Fish: How To Save Yourself From A Meaningless (Life) Death"
Originally posted on Feeling Environmentalist:
Planning to join a tree planting event? Hold up, you might be doing more harm than good. Do the trees you plant actually help nature? It depends. As far as helping nature goes, “Plant a tree” probably rules the Top 10 list of things you can do for nature, beating out “Recycle” and…
We were one whole hour late. And kids don’t like being kept waiting. So when I opened the door into the computer room, I expected the worst. There were pieces of paper everywhere. The table cloth was not where it’s supposed to, and all three tables were in disarray. But one could feel the tense […]Read more "What It Really Means To Be A Teacher"
The internet is a very useful thing indeed. People have depended on it for communication purposes – maybe a bit too much… I’M BEING FLOODED BY EMAILS AND NOTIFICATIONS AFTER A FEW WEEKS OF NO INTERNET. I wonder what’s happening to the internet dimension here in our place. I will post as soon as I […]Read more
Holidays almost always mean general house cleaning days for us – November first is no exception. I woke up to my mother pulling the sheets off of me, opening the door to the loud sound of work downstairs and to dust filling my nose. It was eight thirty in the morning, but I was already […]Read more "Remembering"
I was writing my resume, and I came to the Achievements and Experiences part. I thought, “Why can’t I write anything here?” The answer came like a slap to the face: It’s because you never even tried anything beyond what you’re supposed to do/usually do. I was too afraid to try new things, let alone […]Read more "Fear, apparently, is the reason you’re not starting"
Minsan lang silang maging bata, so I give them Chuckie. – Chuckie commercial (They won’t be kids forever, so I give them Chuckie. – Chuckie commercial) Lightbulb! Unfortunately, a lot of us don’t leave our childhood just as easily. So to the mom who spoiled her kids with Chuckie hoping that they grow out of […]Read more "Minsan lang bata"