10 years and counting…

Exactly ten (10) years ago today, I set foot on the premises of Digos Water District to start my stint as an office girl.  It was a very productive day since my first task was to file several-months-old documents (Billing Adjustment Memos).  After the office closed at 5:00PM, I hurriedly went home to celebrate the 55th birthday of my beloved mama.  She was a bit fat at that time and I was… uhm… borderline slim. Continue reading


Of devouring elevators…

Originally written for Padigos (The Official Publication of Digos Water District) released under Vol. 3 Issue No. 1 covering the periods January – June 2014.

The following is a true story which transpired at Malaysia and Singapore during a GIS Training last June 11-13, 2014.

Being a “probinsyana” that I am, raised in a very rural way, I took pride when I stepped in and out of the elevator unscathed the first time I rode on it.  I even became prouder when I gave instructions to my parents on how to ride the elevator and I also assisted elderly persons who were with me inside the elevator everytime they had that puzzled expression on their faces as if saying “Now what?”.  I thought I aced the elevator ways but I was wrong… Continue reading