Struggles

Sometimes… It’s easier to just sit back and relax And stay in my room the whole day, doing nothing Instead of doing my laundry or cleaning my room… Sometimes… It’s easier to just stay at home, read a good book and let myself get absorbed by the story, Or watch a feel-good movie over the weekend Instead of spending time with the people I love… Or sometimes… It’s easier to go shopping after a stressful […]

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Musing Monday: 2014 Reading Goal Completed!

Musing Mondays asks you to muse about one of the following each week… •Describe one of your reading habits. * Tell us what book(s) you recently bought for yourself or someone else, and why you chose that/those book(s). • What book are you currently desperate to get your hands on? Tell us about it! • Tell us what you’re reading right now — what you think of it, so far; why you chose it; what you are (or, […]

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Unlimiting God: Increasing Your Capacity to Experience the Divine by Richard Blackaby

Title: Unlimiting God: Increasing Your Capacity to Experience the Divine Author: Richard Blackaby Date of Publication: January 2008 My Rating: ★★★★★ Summary: People have their limits. Some choose to ignore them. God’s power and love have no limits. So why do Christians put limits on their relationship with Him? We could be pursuing greater knowledge, experiencing deeper intimacy, and abiding in freer joy… and yet we routinely settle for mediocrity in our spiritual lives. But if you are ready […]

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Musing Monday: My Reading Habit

Musing Mondays asks you to muse about one of the following each week… • Describe one of your reading habits. • Tell us what book(s) you recently bought for yourself or someone else, and why you chose that/those book(s). • What book are you currently desperate to get your hands on? Tell us about it! • Tell us what you’re reading right now — what you think of it, so far; why you chose it; what you are […]

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Blog Tour: Fall Like Rain by Ana Tejano (Review + Giveaway)

Hello everyone! I’m Cary and welcome to my stop in the Book Tour of Fall Like Rain by Ana Tejano.  Book Information: Title: Fall Like Rain Author: Ana Tejano Date of Publication: September 29, 2014 Book Links: Goodreads Smashwords Amazon Paperback order form Summary: Rain De Castro has been in love with her best friend, Mark Velasco, for almost the entire time she has known him, but she’s clearly in the friend zone because he’s […]

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Filipino Friday (3): What do you think of fanfiction?

Fanfiction is pretty popular, no doubt about it, but it has been received with mixed feelings by many authors and writers. Some don’t mind it, and even welcome readers who give their own spin on their work. Some writers don’t like it at all, to the point that they contact fanfiction authors to take their work down. Others use it as a jump-off point for their own writing. How about you? What is your take […]

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Filipino Friday (2): Have you ever wanted to write a book?

As a reader, have you ever thought about writing a book? What kind of books/stories do you want to write? Or are you now a published author, and what compelled you to go fulfil this dream? How was your journey from reader to writer? How did you go about getting your book out there? Hello! I know that it’s Monday. But because I was in a deserted island last friday, I wasn’t able to publish […]

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Your Career Roadmap (How to get the job you want… and love the job you hate!) by Nelson T. Dy

The Book Title: Your Career Roadmap (How to get the job you want… and love the job you hate!)  Author: Nelson T. Dy Price: PhP 295.00 Number of Pages: 283 Rating: 4/5 Stars Summary: The book is a compilation of the best articles from the author’s Sunday Column “Your Career Roadmap” in The Philippine Star. It talks about the author’s thirty-years worth of experience working in the corporate world. It also covers a variety of topics […]

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Filipino Friday 2014 (1) – Surprise, Reader!

Hello there! I’ve been following the Filipino Fridays meme since 2012 and I’ve been meaning to participate in the meme. However, for some not-so-valid reasons, I wasn’t able to do so. So, for the nth time, I will again attempt to post for Filipino Fridays. For the introduction, I’m Cary and I’m a member of The Filipino Group, a local book club based in Goodreads, for more about three years now. Surprise, Reader! Hello, it’s the […]

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