This Trip Up North (Part 1)

While on the phone with my friend last night (planning ‘Bahamas’ and weighing the consequences of sending my passport so my visa can be processed), she interjected asking me how many states I have covered so far. I thought, maybe nine or ten. I have been keeping track of the states I have visited … [Read more...]

Read On 2030

Dear 48-Year Old Den, I think 15 years is enough to remind you of these important things, just in case life happened and pushed you towards another direction. Be kinder. Yes, it will always be a struggle for us. It was rough growing up and we made this excuse when we were younger (younger than … [Read more...]

Goodbye 2014

Before 2014 ends, I will be introducing a new tradition for my blog – year ender! Yup, a quick run through of how my year went and noting only the most significant ones of course. 1. Caught up with friends who I have not seen in ages. 2. Went on another solo trip by visiting amazing Burma … [Read more...]

Happy 33

Oh my, it’s finally two odd numbers side-by-side but it might just be the best age yet. 33 is not so bad, taking into consideration that 33 was the age when Jesus reappeared in the Bible; that there is no odder number than 33 (not really); that double numbers always lead to double of everything … [Read more...]

Davao Burger Challenge

It all started a year ago when my personal facebook account was still alive and I can still exchange banters with my closest friends over the most elementary of stuff. On one particular day, I was doing the usual salivation over my favorite food – burger. No, I’m not talking about the “walking” … [Read more...]