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Don’t Look Back

Last updated on: 19th October, 2017, 3:11 PM Don’t Look Back I made a mistake last night. For a reason I can’t remember, a name popped into my head. Maybe I’d seen it while reading. Maybe it was mentioned on the TV show I was watching. Whatever made it rise up in my brain like […]

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The Exchange Rate: Do’s And Deceptions

Last updated on: 20th August, 2017, 12:01 PM Exchange Rate: Money For Something The exchange rate is easy to understand. It’s basically how much of one currency can be purchased using another currency. As I write this, one US dollar can buy 51.42 Philippines pesos. That rate is very important to expats. Most of us […]

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Blogging Is Hard

Last updated on: 31st July, 2017, 2:58 PM A famous writer once said that he constantly met people who gushed, “Oh! I’ve always wanted to be a writer!” What they really meant, he said, was that they really want to have written. People want to be famous authors like they want to be famous singers. […]

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Roku, PLDT To Team Up in the Philippines!

Last updated on: 10th September, 2016, 7:28 PM   If you’re an expat living in the Philippines who likes American shows (like me), this is really good news! And if you’re an expat who is hard of hearing (like me), it’s EXCELLENT news because with Roku and PLDT teaming up. there will be more shows […]

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Wheelchair Hailer

Last updated on: 28th July, 2015, 6:01 PMYesterday, we went to the bank by taxi. After we transacted our business, we went outside to try to hail another taxi to finish our errands. While the bank is located near a major intersection and a magnet for tricycles and jeepneys, most of the taxis zooming by […]

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