Family Is What You Make It: Parents

[Spoiler Alert: I’ll be mentioning some scenes from Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 in this post that aren’t released on the trailers, so if you haven’t watched the movie yet and don’t want to be spoiled, you better stop reading…. and, just watch the movie okay?] If it wasn’t obvious from the trailers, but Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 really buckled down on the whole we are a “family” vibe the first movie kind of teased about. And if the subsequent trailers for the movie weren’t already a…

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Geekdom x Faith: Boris Joaquin

One of the goals when I set up this blog was to really mesh the three things I really love into one. My faith (God), my love of games both analog and digital (Games – the DA in DAGeeks stands for Digital and Analog) and Geekery (Geekery). There have been moments though that some people don’t see things that way. And in my experience, they find it hard, nigh, impossible to connect. Especially, when a person’s faith and video games/geekdom is concerned. But thankfully, the Lord has been gracious and…

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The Case for Christ | DAGeeks Movie Review

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Total ScoreThe Case for Christ is a faith movie which covers the life story of Lee Strobel, an investigative journalist who applies his skill and reasoning to disprove the legitimacy of Christianity. Set at the turn of the decade from the 70s to the 80s, the styling of the actors and the scenery is clearly felt. While the movie is principally focused on the strength of the narrative, it has its fair share of well-executed shots. The acting and the direction of certain scenes are, unfortunately, probably one of the…

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Losing My Way and Finding It Back

Losing our way, or mawala sa landas is often associated to people who have gone down the deep end. Usually, ang maririnig natin sa mga matatanda or other people eh, yung mga “nawala sa landas” are people who are 1. Drug Addcits, 2. Got pregnant out of wedlock or 3. Those who are into some weird thing in their lives that society frowns upon. But in truth, lahat tayo, one way or another has faced that moment in our lives. We have, at one point, asked the question, “ano bang…

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The Circle of Pain Ends with You

Disclaimer: my current relationship with my mom is currently better than it was before. I’m just sharing this as I looked back to the past. Whenever the talk falls on the topic about pain. There’s one person who my mind would immediately turn to, and that would be my mom. Hindi naging madali relationship namin. She was my first and worst critic. She would be the first one to shoot down any thing that I was doing that was not “profitable”. One incident in fact was when I had my…

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