Applying self defense principles in avoiding sins

Dear friends, Praised be Jesus and Mary! (Some friends inspired and encouraged me to start writing again. They’re successful. I am back.) One moment, I was reflecting about temptations and sins. And then, out of the blue, I was thinking about taekwondo. Then, I ended up applying self defense principles when it comes to sin.…

Brandenburg and Joong Gun at the Park

Dear Reader, Praised be Jesus and Mary! I went to the nearby park this morning at 9:00 to kick-start my weekend. I playing Bach’s Bradenburg Concerto No. 3, 1st movement, Violin 2. I still have a long way to go before I can play this piece decently. As the saying goes, “Marami pa ‘kong kakaining…

Kicks, Punches and Self Defense

Dear Reader, Praised be Jesus and Mary! Nowadays, I like writing about this addictive hobby of mine, taekwondo. This way, I can share my joy and excitement to everyone. There is a common misconception that taekwondo only uses kicks and that it is not practical in real life scenarios. I admit that it usually uses…

I left my belt at home.

Dear Reader, Praised be Jesus and Mary (now and forever)! It was fun! As I was changing to my uniform, I realized that I left my belt at home. Luckily, the taekwondo club has a lot of extra white belts. I borrowed one and tied it around my waist. I realized that it has been…