Büm D. Tenorio Jr.
Büm D. Tenorio Jr.
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by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - June 2, 2023 - 12:00am
Rebirth is learning new things from as mundane as finding the nail cutter to the most difficult like where to hinge myself now that my mother is gone.
A letter to Candida on the day of her funeral  
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 26, 2023 - 12:00am
You are the light and love of my life.
Life lessons my students learned from Richard Gomez: ‘I come from a broken family but I chose not to be broken’
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 19, 2023 - 8:00am
When I decided to take a teaching job in a local college in Cabuyao last year, I knew exactly how I would want to conduct my Philippine Pop Culture class.
Alice Eduardo is afraid of her mother
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 12, 2023 - 12:00am
When a powerful woman becomes powerless in front of her mother, she reveals an endearing character of obedience and fidelity.
‘Incredibly happy’
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 5, 2023 - 12:00am
Celebrations are breathtaking because in them are moments that make people happy.
Salt & prayer
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - April 28, 2023 - 12:00am
Miracles are love letters from God. His penmanship is unseen but the message is real; the manifestation, tactile. His writings are so clear every word is exalting.
Our 31-year-old narra tree waits for Candida  
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - April 21, 2023 - 12:00am
For 12 consecutive days now, the 31-year-old narra tree in our garden in Gulod is relentless in its profuse display of golden yellow blooms.
Resurrection in a tub of butter
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - April 14, 2023 - 12:00am
My Grade 3 teacher unexpectedly sent me a tub of butter at the onset of summer and my heart, so to speak, melted under the sun.
Pivoting to brighter days at PeopleAsia’s ‘People of the Year’ 2023
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - March 31, 2023 - 12:00am
Dressed in intricate barong and Filipiniana gowns, this year’s “People of the Year” awardees, along with VIP guests trooped to the Grand Ballroom of Hilton Manila for the much-awaited “People...
Sumptuous adventures around the Philippines
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - March 24, 2023 - 12:00am
To eat is to travel, whether you’re dining at home or in a faraway province. Food is the passport of the gustatory membrane to journey to places near and far.
Run for Patrick
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - March 17, 2023 - 12:00am
Shortly after the funeral Mass and before the inurnment of the ashes of Patrick Concepcion four months ago, Menchu Concepcion tenderly caressed the urn of her son. His passing was sudden, unexpected.
Christmas came early for me in Bethlehem
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - March 10, 2023 - 12:00am
To the believers, what happened 2,000 years ago in this city is not just history. It is also a story of redemption, a story of love, a story of surrender, a story of humility, a story of exultation. A shining moment...
George Royeca: A passenger of life
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - March 3, 2023 - 12:00am
He had it all — almost — when he was growing up. A well-to-do family, a harmonious relationship at home, good education in a reputable school, a home in a gated community, chauffeured cars, friends.
Gen. Eliseo Cruz: ‘My love for the country is immeasurable’
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - February 24, 2023 - 12:00am
he life and works of Gen. Eliseo Cruz mirror Galatians 6:7 — “…For whatever a person sows, this he will also reap.”
‘Indwelling’: To have faith is to have life
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - February 17, 2023 - 12:00am
His usual calm countenance was what Dr. Alex Ayco was wearing when his first solo exhibition, “Indwelling,” opened last Sunday at the Gallery 7 of Pinto Art Museum in Antipolo City
Cyclists protest shared bike lanes in Makati
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - February 13, 2023 - 12:00am
While cities in other countries are protecting their bike lanes, Makati City, the country’s financial district, is doing a “major step backward” as it has converted all bicycle lanes along Ayala...
Drink milk & have a healthy heart
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - February 10, 2023 - 12:00am
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55 secrets to a long and lasting love
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - February 3, 2023 - 12:00am
No. 1 is loyalty. It is the commitment between a couple to choose each other every day.
‘Empathy is the core of my commitment to serving our country’
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - January 27, 2023 - 12:00am
Her father, Antonio Legarda, was one of the first to arrive at the Italian Ambassador’s residence in Makati when Senate President Pro Tempore Loren Legarda was recently conferred the award of “Commendatore”...
The day my father brought me to the cinema
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - January 20, 2023 - 12:00am
When my father was still alive, I promised him that I would one day write about the first time he brought me to the cinema.
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