Dear Maggie- Taken from Faithful Travelers by James Dodson

Books are my priceless treasures…and so are my old letters and mementos. Whenever I encounter a well written letter in a book, I get very happy. I just come across another great letter that’s worth sharing. This time a letter of a Father to his Daughter. Read through. It’s worth it. 😊 “Dear Maggie, I’m…

Husay Mo Talaga Manong Bob!

“Mahal mo ba ako? Mahal mo pa ba ako? Minamahal mo ba ako? Hindi mo alam? Minahal kita. Mahal pa rin kita. Minamahal kita. Tatlong bagay lang sa mundo ang alam ko sa mga sandaling ito.” –  SI ni Bob Ong Aaminin ko, medyo naguluhan ako sa ilang bahagi ng istorya. Wala akong binasa o…

My Thoughts on Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol

‘I love it.’– my reaction upon reaching the final page of this Dan Brown masterpiece. I knew from the beginning that I will never regret buying this book and I’m happy that I was able to prove just that in the end. Like in his previous works, The Lost Symbol greatly showcases the amount of…

My Thoughts on Michael Crichton and Richard Preston’s Micro

Micro by Michael Crichton My rating: 4 of 5 stars “Whoever has the power in society determines what can be studied, determines what can be observed, determines what can be thought. Scientists fall in line with the dominant power structure. They have to because the power structure pays the bills.” – Danny Minot I must…

SH’s Last Words and My First Goodbye

“Someday, the true story may be told.” These were Sherlock Holmes’ last words as written on page 737 of Sherlock Holmes Complete Novels and Stories Volume 2, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. I have now reached the end of my journey. The whole experience was a bit bumpy but nevertheless amazing and educational. I would…

My Thoughts on SH: The Valley of Fear

  Another case. Another mystery to resolve. Most importantly, another opportunity to aid the authority. Well, we know that Sherlock Holmes chooses the case which interests him and he definitely knows how to weigh such. The good thing about him is even though he is not directly connected to the police force or to whatever…

My Thoughts on SH: The Hound of the Baskervilles

  And so here I am, after four months since I last read Sherlock Holmes the Complete Novels and Stories Volume 1, I am now back on board for Volume 2. First stop is The Hound of the Baskervilles which I believe is one of the major adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr John Watson….

The Most Heartwarming Letter to a Friend that I Have Ever Read

Sharing this letter which really moved me and gave me all the reasons to love Sherlock Holmes even more. My dear Watson (it said): I write these few lines through the courtesy of Mr Moriarty, who awaits my convenience for the final discussion of those questions which lie between us. He has been giving me…