Cf. Rv 1:8

Glory to the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit: to God who is, who was, and who is to come.

How I Treated a Childhood Crush

Fiction writers: You’re stuck in an elevator with an intriguing stranger. Write this scene.

Non-fiction writers: You’re stuck in an elevator with a person from your past. Write this scene.

via Daily Prompt: Elevator | The Daily Post

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Faithful Encounter

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11:00AM

Walking towards the elevator doors, I saw her.

Her, whom I had a huge crush on since the fifth grade. Her, whom I kept thinking of all through the first two years of high school even though we parted ways after elementary school. Her, whom I thought I would have a blossoming and romantic courtship with when we were at the right age. Her, whom I was obviously crazy for at such a young age. Her, who made me think about how attraction to the opposite sex occurs in juvenile minds.

Her, who doesn’t know anything about my intentions.

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Remembering My First Time (in Blogging)

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When you started your blog, did you set any goals? Have you achieved them? Have they changed at all?

via Daily Prompt: Goals | The Daily Post

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I came across the words “blog” and “blogging” back in 2006 when I was in second year college. Friendster, the dominant social networking service in the Philippines back then, introduced blogs to their users. Although it was under Friendster (blog-name.blog.friendster.com), it was powered by WordPress.com.

It was optional; not everyone in my friends list made one, but I went ahead and got one for myself. Back then, blogs were seen as literally, “online diaries”. I didn’t want to make daily accounts of my life open to the public. It was mentioned, however, that we could write about our lives or just about anything. I took that and decided to “just write”.

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Man of Steel on Lumia 925!

So I was browsing YouTube and stumbled on this upload from one of the channels I subscribe to:

When I heard the name, Kal-El, I immediately looked at the description box. Yup! It’s related to Superman — the upcoming new movie, Man of Steel, which is produced by Christopher Nolan and directed by Zack Snyder. Accordingly, this will be a “reboot of the Superman film series”.

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Solemnity of Pentecost 2013 Sequence

Come, Holy Spirit, come! And from your celestial home shed a ray of light divine!

Come, Father of the poor! Come, source of all our store! Come, within our bosoms shine!

You, of comforters the best; you, the soul’s most welcome guest; sweet refreshment here below;

In our labor, rest most sweet; grateful coolness in the heat; solace in the midst of woe.

O most blessed Light divine, shine within these hearts of yours, and our inmost being fill!

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