“FOR ME THERE IS ONLY THE TRAVELING ON PATHS THAT HAVE HEART, ON ANY PATH THAT MAY HAVE HEART, AND THE ONLY WORTHWHILE CHALLENGE IS TO TRAVERSE ITS FULL LENGTH–AND THERE I TRAVEL LOOKING, LOOKING BREATHLESSLY.”Carlos Castaneda
A month after my magical experience with sacred ayahuasca ceremony my energy started to power up once more. I fell in love with a real life Peruvian shaman and I have termed my life now as “truer to the path”. Meaning, I am obliged do the things that are only necessary for a purposeful life. Aside from being blessed with a significant other, I was also fortunate to be involved in a project that would uplift the spirit of the Aeta community in Sapang Uwak Pampanga. And as “truer to the path” means being purposeful, this project would suit me best.
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I know all your gracesChris Cornell
Someday will flower
In the sweet sunshower
Today, when my car was slowly overheating along a heavily congested highway, I received a text from a friend which says: Patay na Chris Cornell (Chris Cornell is dead). It was that simple. Then I appallingly replied: haaaaaaa??? It was like getting a news from someone who died very close to me but I never even met this person. He’s music simply moved me and I was blessed to hear most of it. Though I’d be apathetic hearing such news, this one made me write this article.
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My feet is my only carriageBob Marley
And so I’ve got to push on through
In 2004 I had my first Alay-Lakad in Antipolo. I can still remember how abruptly it happened. I just received a call from a friend and the next thing I know I was walking on the streets going to Antipolo Cathedral. More than a decade has passed and here I go abruptly pondering about it again – I will walk once more the path to Antipolo.
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