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It’s All About Me (the newbie blogger)

I lived a simple life these past three years. I shunned politics since I left the academic life. I used to teach political science subjects in a university in Manila (Philippines). The everyday happenings in the country and in the world was part of it. I haven't read, written a book or presented a research… Continue reading It’s All About Me (the newbie blogger)

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Read What an Expert Has to Say on How She Succeeded in Life

She has made it big in America! This lady comes from a poor family in Leyte in the Southern part of the Philippines. I met her here in Arizona. She used to sell watercress (kangkong) in her hometown. She used to ride the carabao (water buffalo) to cross the river to go to school. She… Continue reading Read What an Expert Has to Say on How She Succeeded in Life

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Why I Love the Mountain

I tried to capture beautiful sceneries on hunting trips. These are the reasons why I love the mountains. It's beautiful up there! The very bright sun. The clouds. The blue sky. The wild horses. The green grass. The sunset. The trees. The giant cactus. It's so relaxing. When you are up there. It's as if… Continue reading Why I Love the Mountain

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A Wonderful Day in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

From Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam I took a bus to Phnom Penh, Cambodia. I did not want to pass up the opportunity of visiting two countries on just one travel. It was about 7 hours away. The bus was full of tourists like me. I was seated besides an Australian woman. We had… Continue reading A Wonderful Day in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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Bewildered at Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

I kept putting off writing this article. Then I realized the experience made me more courageous and more confident. It brought back my belief in the goodness of mankind. My visit in Ho Chi Minh city just started off on the wrong foot. First off, the taxi driver could not locate the inn where I… Continue reading Bewildered at Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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Sunshine Blogger Award

Thank you so much to Apple for nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award. I am so much honored! Please visit her blog in the link below. You'll surely learn a lot! The Rules: Thank the person who nominated you and provide a link back to their blogging sites. Answer the questions. Nominate 11… Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award

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Campfire at the Patio

It's getting chilly in Arizona. I feel so good writing this article before our campfire at the patio. It feels wonderful. Blogging under the 1st quarter moon. Enjoying the warmth of the fire. This feels like heaven. After working the whole day on a Sunday. The weariness on my body after a day's work is… Continue reading Campfire at the Patio

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It’s Christmas Time

Christmas in the Philippines starts early. I mean the playing of Christmas songs. The putting up of Christmas trees. People usually do these at the start of ber months - September. I was fond of taking pictures of different Christmas trees. The bigger, the more unique and the more colorful the Christmas tree was, the… Continue reading It’s Christmas Time