2001 in summary

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January 9, 2001 - Mama immigrated to the US. It's just so different without mama being around. Good thing there's e-mail!

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25 years old - I left the MEDIA (Radio Broadcasting where I worked since I was 18) and decided to live a simple and quiet life working in a small office that help empower poor communities. I will forever be grateful to Mr. Ferdinand Gonzales (my boss back then) for letting me work there.

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Nanette, Maricor & Roland (Accountants & Social worker)
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My Office Building - People's Organization for Social Transformation
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Ethel & Joy (Community Workers)
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Bobby (Community Worker)
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Mount Crest Bldg. There was an internet cafe there back then. So that is where I did my E-mailing to Mama in California and started making new friends on-line through chatting. I remember that back then chatters were really honest and sensible. Now I don't chat anymore - I found that theres just too many ill behaved people with bad taste nowadays. The ones I made friends back then are still my good friends now. Some have died though :-(

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2001_6

The Beach - Me and my thoughts

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2001_7

Buddy Huffana (Social Worker)

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Ate Marney (Social Worker)

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2001_9

Professor & Architect Roberto Ramirez

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2001_10

Edgar Nievera (Information Officer for POST)

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My nieces & nephew

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My nieces with my sister in-law ate Lucille

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John (my older brother)

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Rosie Sia (Entrepreneur)

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A part of my parent's house

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2001_16

Architect Ramirez & Clients in his home

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2001_18

I was trying to grow my hair long

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But I had a haircut eventually

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Co-workers, going home and done for the day

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Parol - A traditional Filipino Christmas ornament

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Cecil, Roberto & Myself on my 26th Birthday

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John & Lito (my brothers)

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My nephews making faces

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Me - being all so serious (bleah!)

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My sister in-law Imee & nephew

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Timmy (my older brother)

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Session Road - Christmas Tree

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Myself - Happy & drunk in a beach

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Officemates - Christmas party

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My Dad - Pepito

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Too bad the only digital pictures I had back then were these small from a "digital camera" ( webcam at the same time). It was from a P250.00 no brand name gadget. Picture resolution was really primitive. I Didn't even know I would be looking back at these pictures now (March 14, 2007). If only I knew then what I know now, I would have bought a better camera. hahaha.