Büm D. Tenorio Jr.
Büm D. Tenorio Jr.
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Rep. Shernee Tan-Tambut: Sweet, thoughtful ‘warrior’
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - August 5, 2022 - 12:00am
‘My dad taught me never to show hatred and anger even before your enemies. From my mom, however, I learned to be fierce and tough. From John, I’ve learned to be calm.’
‘Men Who Matter’ 2022:The light & life of the party!
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - July 29, 2022 - 12:00am
The light at the end of the tunnel dazzled in the form of disco balls, dashing gentlemen, and of course, stylish women ­— as PeopleAsia threw an unforgettable shindig for its “Men Who Matter”...
I’m going back to Puerto Princesa because… …I must experience the Puerto Princesa Underground River.
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - July 22, 2022 - 12:00am
There was a tug in my heart when I found out that a visit to the city’s famed underground river had to wait until another time.
90 cheers for Tita Lily!
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - July 15, 2022 - 12:00am
There was a spring in her step when Tita Lily Cuna entered The Champagne Room of Manila Hotel to celebrate her 90th birthday with family and friends. She arrived at the venue in a red dress, ready to celebrate her...
Arthur Nery: Soul prince is king of a new breed of Pinoy artists
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - July 13, 2022 - 12:00am
R&B/Soul singer and songwriter Arthur Nery is destined to be in the moon from the first time he sang Fly Me To the Moon in a party in his native Cagayan de Oro City when he was eight years old. He even conquered...
Ormoc is in a frenzy with Piña Festival
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - July 1, 2022 - 12:00am
Pomp and pageantry was the order of the day when this first-class city in Eastern Visayas held its Piña Festival with a bevy of beautiful belles vying for the title Piña Festival Queen.
Malaya Music Festival 2022: The sound of freedom
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - June 24, 2022 - 12:00am
If music was the cure-all that would liberate everyone from the threat of the pandemic, the live performances of new breed artists at the Malaya Music Festival 2022 last Saturday at the Okada Manila would be the...
How hunger can be filling and fulfilling, too
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - June 17, 2022 - 12:00am
For the final exam of my students in Philippine Pop Culture at St. Vincent College of Cabuyao, I asked them to come to school for an interview. One by one. Five minutes each.
Celebrating Mang Ben
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - June 10, 2022 - 12:00am
His moniker Mang Ben is proof enough of how simple Ben Farrales was. But not his design. Not his influence. Not his legacy.
The extraordinariness of ordinary people
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - June 3, 2022 - 12:00am
They are ordinary people doing ordinary jobs. But on their own volition, they choose to be extraordinary with voluntary prayers.
Asking for a friend
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 27, 2022 - 12:00am
Hope and despair are an inseparable couple; the absence of one becomes the fulfillment of the other.
Que sera, sera
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 20, 2022 - 12:00am
Nanay saw you early morning in her ICU room on the third day (May 9) she was confined in the hospital.
Friendship & tradition
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 13, 2022 - 12:00am
Friendship is a tradition. And tradition ought to be celebrated.
Rellie Liwag & her grateful art
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 6, 2022 - 12:00am
Vivid are her colors, candid are her strokes. And all over the canvas is visual artist Rellie Liwag’s salutation to God.
Will & Grace in Atok
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - April 29, 2022 - 12:00am
Two peas in a pod, they say we are. Best friends we are, we say.
Mikee Romero’s golden moment
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - April 8, 2022 - 12:00am
The night House Deputy Speaker and 1-Pacman party-list Rep. Mikee Romero celebrated his golden birthday was the moment he turned most grateful about his life.
My mother’s kare-kare
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - April 1, 2022 - 12:00am
“Pag gusto mo pala talaga, pwede (If you really want it, you can do it),” she said. She was talking about making kare-kare. She might as well be talking about life.
A reliable car can even double as your N-95 facemask
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - March 25, 2022 - 12:00am
I’m the least likely person to understand cars. My automobile appreciation is only up to its aesthetics.
How acupuncture helped me regain my sense of smell
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - March 18, 2022 - 12:00am
Almost three months after I got healed from COVID last year, I still couldn’t smell anything.
Lake Sebu is magical
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - March 11, 2022 - 12:00am
Magical is its embrace. Even mesmerizing. The first-class municipality of Lake Sebu in South Cotabato is ensconced in tranquility, populated mostly by peace-loving T’boli people.
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