February 21, 2012

Photo Essay: Baclaran Church

Baclaran Silhouettes at 5:30 in the morning
February 15, 2012

Photo Essay: Santander, Ginatilan, Alegria

Don’t ignore your I-might-get-lost worries. Acknowledge them. Take the bus. Get off the moment you see a place that makes you eureka-faced. I tell you, the most adventurous and rewarding trip is unplanned. 😉
February 14, 2012

Images of Love on Valentine’s Day

Travel allows me to witness a moment of love. But love is too strong a word, too beguiling. For a lover of literature, an entry won’t be enough to enumerate—much more argue about—the myriad discourse about love defined by my preferred writers, from Julian Barnes to Toni Morrison. But the ones dearest to me are Kiran Desai’s and Alice Munro’s. She decided that love must surely reside in the gap between desire and fulfillment, in the lack, not the contentment. Love was the ache, the anticipation, the retreat, everything around it but the emotion itself. —Kiran Desai, The Inheritance of […]
February 11, 2012

Rena and Theng at Intosan

Rena and Theng December 28, 2011 Intosan Resort, Danao City, Cebu