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PLAIN AND SIMPLE| A thought on sweetcorn

I DON’T know what was on his mind but seeing a sweetcorn sold by a simple vendor on the street gave him the idea of a film on one aspect of life.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE| Colorful houses of Trinidad

I AM in La Trinidad, Benguet right now and I am writing this column from here while awed by the colorful houses on the side of the mountain of this city just after Baguio.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE| Oh, Carol

THIS NAME makes me remember a standard song often sung in most Karaoke bars. It usually says…”oh Carol, I am but a fool…”

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE | Memories of generosity

WHO was it who said that memories give us the sense and meaning in life?

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE | Stories on the wheels

THREE taxi drivers.  Three different stories. All poignant.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE | Horn’s Sungay

SO, our boxing superstar lost. He lost. Period.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE|A year after

HE STARTED with a bang, and the country was shocked and shaken. What followed was an earth-shattering drive “to clean the country of drug addicts and drug lords.”

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE| Shelter from the storm

THE SHELTER problem of the country is really a problem.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE | A visit to remember

I used to pass by the Mini forest in Salmonan, but haven’t stayed longer to really talk with people there.

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PLAIN AND SIMPLE| In the eye of a storm

CONFRONTED with a storm, how would a leader or anyone act?

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