World Cup Draw: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

The die is cast. In a short and simple draw, the groups for the 2014 FIFA World Cup have been determined. One thing’s for sure, and that is that we’ll experience world class entertainment. Without further ado, these are the groups: Group A: Brazil Croatia Mexico Cameroon Group B: Spain Netherlands Chile Australia Group C: […]

FIFA World Cup 2014: 32 Teams, 1 Dream

One of the world’s most important sports tournament, the FIFA World Cup, will be held in Brazil next year. After three long years of hard work from all national football teams around the world, the final thirty two spots have been filled. For the first time ever, we will feature eight previous champions including: Brazil, […]

We’re Almost Set For The World Cup

The FIFA World Cup is arguably the most important football (soccer) tournament out there. Almost the entirety of the countries in the world participate in the qualifying rounds that are separated by regions or confederations. 32 lucky countries will earn their spot, some of them directly and some of them through playoffs. In the end, […]

Ruminations About World Youth Day 2013

Every two to three years since the inauguration year of 1986, the world’s Catholic youth, the future of the Roman Catholic Church, come out in full force for the sacred celebration known as World Youth Day.   Well before Pope Francis was elected, the Vatican announced that World Youth Day 2013 would take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  This is all the more […]

The Road After Losing a Passport

We have all lost something in our lives. Losing something might happen within a blink of an eye or it can be a process. But it is the recuperation period which is the hardest; the most tasking and interesting to talk about. Recently I lost my passport when heading to work. I only realized after […]