• Season and homesickness

    Much could be told or written about all the wonderful places worldwide. A lifetime would not be enough to discover the whole world. Millions of...

  • Pride and Magnanimity

    In times of natural disasters and political changes, and some dwindling hopes of many people around me (expatriates AND Filipinos), I still feel inspired to...

  • The Adventures of Popsie Kook

    I am writing this story as an expat to share how much I have been enjoying the Philippines. I arrived in Manila on March 1,...

  • A Time for Gratitude

    As we celebrate the Oktoberfest, it is a time to reflect on how really and truly lucky we are. That means to pause and extend...

  • LIFE IS GOOD!

    Almost twenty years ago, a good friend of mine gave me a book by the establisher and founder of the Scottish Free Church, Thomas Chalmers...