Author Archives: joanup

New Beginnings

Today’s the first day of the year 2017. Just like most people are accustomed to, now is the starting point of resolutions, accomplishing the bucket lists, and all that  whatnots.  My previous new years were sort of filled with introspections; … Continue reading

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A Certain Place and Time

This rustic sunset. I always watch for this sitting on the ledge of our front porch. While making this piece I felt a lump in my throat. Oh how I miss this view, and the house I’m standing on watching … Continue reading

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Detoured

“Everything has its reason”. When  our human capacity for understanding is exhausted then we can always say “Only God knows.”  I can still remember how I felt many years ago when I marched the stage on my college graduation. It … Continue reading

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Looking Up and Beyond

I relate Spring Time as a season of rebirth. Coming from a tropical country where we only know of two seasons, I am quite amazed at actually seeing trees and plants grow their leaves after months of being frozen in snow. … Continue reading

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Health-Conscious, not!

As a response for the daily prompt Pour Some Sugar on Me, this is my take on the topic. My kind of sweet craving is a tropical fruit salad made with fruits found in my home country the Philippines. Everytime … Continue reading

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