Wind Me Up

When the plane landed, Velma (yes, the Velma Kelly in the musical ‘Chicago’) started drumming her solo in my head --- “C'mon Babe, why don't we paint the town... And all that Jazz. I'm gonna rouge my knees and roll my stockings down... And all that Jazz. Start the car I know a whoopie … [Read more...]

Prasat Bayon: Faces

To be immortalized in stone and to stand proud after weathering centuries of change, Prasat Bayon’s faces will prove how vanity is enshrined in every culture. Photo-walking session: July, 2015. … [Read more...]

Kagay-an

My father’s family (daresay, ancestors) have always been from this part of Northern Mindanao and although I was born in Davao City (where my mother’s side of the family is from), I have also spent several years in Cagayan de Oro City. Sadly, I never really quite explored it because I have always … [Read more...]

5 Things I Love About Sydney

Where was I? I know I was supposed to continue writing about my favorite place n Australia but I’m trying to remember how I ended it in my last article. Ah yes… Oh Sydney, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways. 1. Have I mentioned how reliable the buses and trains are here? If I have in my last … [Read more...]

A Walk Around Sydney Town

In my bucket list, I removed Australia to make way for that Peruvian territory but like all other lists I have maintained in my life, I swerved away from it and ended up giving in to old qualms that do not really have any business of being there. But to my delight, I ended up booking a ticket to … [Read more...]