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Toe the line, with feet in the water

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When Tropical Storm “Mario” struck, I was doing what my younger self would have detested: curling up under the sheets and checking my phone for social media updates besides those relating to the weather. I was celebrating a work-free day, a month after separation from my employer of five years.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

(Un)freedom

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We are not free. That is how I see it, and that is how I experience it. Freedom is a misapprehension, a misconstrued concept that is usually associated with the youth of today.

Posted: October 16th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Yuppie’s burden

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I know I’m not the only one experiencing this. Yuppies are the ones most enticed by the latest gadgets, travel promos, branded clothes, shoes and bags, and new bars and restos. As credit card debts grow and savings begin to vanish, I stop and think about how I manage my finances. I need to isolate myself from this frenzy, realizing that all it does is vacuum my money out of my pocket.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Talking with ears

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“To truly communicate with people is very hard to do.” That’s what Celine told Jesse, in the movie “Before Sunrise,” after she asked him what he’d say to her if they were going to die that night.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Should I finish my fill?

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I was having breakfast when my smartphone and Wi-Fi got the better of me.

Posted: October 9th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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