Happy New Decade

As the first day of 2020 starts, I reflect on the decade that has just ended. It has been a whole 10 years since my son and I moved to California and it has been one memorable journey. I met and married my hubby, gained a daughter, built our blended family, added more people in … Continue reading Happy New Decade


Hello, Love, Goodbye

“Puta! College graduate ako pero ano ang ginagawa ko, naglilinis ng inodoro.” ~ Joy (Loose Translation - Fuck! I have a college degree but what am I doing now - cleaning the toilet.” Hello, Love, Goodbye follows the plight of oversees Filipino workers in Hongkong focusing on Joy and Ethan’s stories. Joy was a registered … Continue reading Hello, Love, Goodbye

Mean Girl

So my husband told me last night to stop being mean and I pondered on this before I slept last night.  I came to the realization that he was right.  When I really wanted to, I could be so bad.  It was like a skill I harnessed all these years.  I could intuitively pick up … Continue reading Mean Girl