What a weekend I had – really INTENSE and mind-blowing on many different levels – It seems like a month has passed since Thursday evening… so many things happened, good and bad… all forever… Let’s begin with an UPDATE on the typhoon… Tacloban City is dead…

BBC News – Typhoon Haiyan: Survivor’s story

#YolandaPH ~ It All Comes Down To You

A politician carries his cross for his people:

Photo of stranded Coron tourists helping in the relief ops. Photo by: Lowell Estepa | via

Only when you stay positive during disasters, calamities and failures can you rise up to success in time to come. PI is slowly getting back up. @dyLA909Cebu tweeted “Smart signal is back in Sta. Fe and Bantayan towns. We’ve also set up Libreng Tawag and Libreng charging centers there- Maam Jane”

Life goes on. As it must. Here is a link to the Haiyan/Yolanda victim locater and here is a link to a constantly updating newsfeed.