19 Things to Celebrate From My 2019

For me, 2019 is not so different from the years that had passed. It is ordinary for the most part, with some sprinkle of extraordinaire on the side. It is also one of those few times in my life that challenged my status quo and made me, through leap of faith, assume drastic and life-changing …

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Government Employees Tinkering with Social Media and Mobile Games Can Get into Trouble… BIG Trouble!

Who says Facebook, Twitter, Candy Crush, or Pokemon Go during government office hours can't get you into trouble? "Nah... At least I am not being bribed or doing corruption", some would courageously say. When you think violating the law as a public officer or public servant entails nothing more than misappropriating public funds or stealing …

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Law School Realization: The Silver Lining From A Long Law School Exam

Every cloud has a silver lining, so as long exams. A couple of days ago, one of my law professors gave us a take-home personal assessment (PA) exam which seeks to test our grasp or understanding of labor laws, doctrines, and concepts. My classmates who had him as a professor for this semester was quite …

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I’m in Autopilot Mode and I’m Happy!

Throughout the years, I learned how to dream big. I worked hard and did everything within my power to improve myself and achieve my lifelong dream of becoming a lawyer. I haven't achieved the dream yet; still in the process of overcoming bumps and roadblocks. As I did these, I became absorbed with the notion …

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The Beauty Amidst Struggle

No, don't worry. When I said "beauty", I am not referring to my picture above. Beauty varies per person and it's good enough for me that my significant other, Jumel, find me beautiful enough. I'm talking about the beauty behind and amidst sufferings and challenges. Of course, there's nothing "beautiful" or even pleasant with sufferings …

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