Büm D. Tenorio Jr.
Büm D. Tenorio Jr.
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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.
Farmbiz sa Pandin: A marriage between farming and theater
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - March 4, 2022 - 12:00am
At the onset, they seem to be an unlikely pair — agriculture and theater. One is in charge of growing crops; the other, talent.
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - February 25, 2022 - 12:00am
Teaching is a fulfilling vocation.
On Valentine’s Day, we jumped off a cliff and survived with poetry in our hearts
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - February 18, 2022 - 12:00am
With Pico de Loro mountain in the barrio of Papaya in Nasugbu, Batangas as our monolithic witness, we read poetry by the beach, in the middle of the sea while in a motorized banca, in a secluded cove as the little...
Kuya Ronnie
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - February 11, 2022 - 12:00am
Kuya’s best quality is his resolve to never be disheartened. He’s the coolest of us all. He never raises his voice. When confronted with challenging moments, he will just say, ‘Itchorayt (It’s...
Presidential aspirant Isko Moreno: His Executive Order No. 1 (if he wins) & his being a carpenter and farmer (if he doesn’t win)
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - February 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Life and livelihood will form part of his Executive Order No. 1 if Manila Mayor Isko Moreno becomes the next tenant of Malacañang.
‘Realization is nothing without a change of heart’
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - January 28, 2022 - 12:00am
I’ve been watching on YouTube the homilies of Fr. Dave Concepcion of Sta. Maria Goretti parish in Manila and his words are like balm to the soul in this most precarious time of the pandemic.
There must be Disneyland in heaven, Pang
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - January 21, 2022 - 12:00am
Your death is still the saddest part of my life. But your death gave birth to my new strength. I find my strength in the many life lessons you taught me.
22 things I will be mindful of in 2022
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - January 7, 2022 - 12:00am
I will reach out more to my core. I will go astray from time to time. Lose my way. I will still commit mistakes. I’m not infallible. But I will know better when to straighten the path.
Christmas with my father
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - December 24, 2021 - 12:00am
Looking back, that particular Christmas left an imprint on my young mind: contentment. There’s happiness in contentment. There’s peace in contentment. Happiness is peace. That is Christmas.
Let’s eat in Cabuyao
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - December 17, 2021 - 12:00am
I am always proud of my hometown Cabuyao. Every opportunity or occasion I get, I celebrate the city.
Where does envy bring us?
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - December 10, 2021 - 12:00am
Envy deters us from seeing the bigger picture. “Envy allows us not to enrich ourselves. It stunts our personal growth because envy weakens our belief in ourselves. Envy blinds us and poisons our hearts so we...
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