Photo of Ria G. Rombaoa
By Buena Laoang
(This text is inspired by the film, “Pursuit of Happyness”: The Chris Gardner Story)
H ow much of it do we want?
About the Author: Buenaflor Laoang-Rosete finished Creative Writing from the University of the Philippines Diliman, and an awardee of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts Philippines in 2001. She is a mother, public servant, teacher. Her Lifenotes tell of a “once-a-wretch-now-fully-blest” life story, inspiring the advocacy of living simply, fragrantly and richly. She is a Filipino and is happy to be one.