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

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Breaking the Rules

“I mean, it’s sort of exciting isn’t it? Breaking the rules.” ~ Hermione Granger, Harry Potter I was out yesterday with my cousins to celebrate one of their birthdays when we chanced upon a Harry Potter themed cafe. Excitement was an understatement. Harry Potter (the books/movies) was/is a big part of my life. I was … Continue reading Breaking the Rules

A Walk in the City

When I moved to California a decade ago, I remember seeing Downtown LA from the car coming from the airport and then thinking to myself - “This is their business district? Wow, ours is waaaaaaay better!” The buildings were small and since it’s the US of A, I was expecting better than where I came … Continue reading A Walk in the City