How to get the stink off your shoes

It's rainy season once again. In the metropolis and other low-lying areas, that means floods, flash-floods and stinky shoes. Some people avoid getting their shoes went by ... »


Travelling without the girls

Sunday, the day after the wedding, we went to a brunch at a house about half an hour from Baguio. It was a beautiful house situated in the middle of a lush forest and we drank ... »


A country club wedding

I've always felt wary about mentioning friends' names in my blog lest I sound like a name-dropping social climber. So, I rarely mentioned anyone by name. If, at all. But I ... »


It was almost like a movie scene

It's opening night of an art exhibit, the artist is on her feet, greeting guests as they filter in, then moving from guest to guest, chatting, entertaining them and acting ... »


Earlier, while waiting for my girl friends

For the first time since we moved to the suburb, I was the first to arrive at a dinner date in the city with my girl friends from law school. I took a table al fresco where I ... »


She came, she talked, she slept.

Alex got home a little after three in the morning. She has a production that will open later this week, Sunday was set-up day, and they didn't finish until after midnight. ... »


Sam at the photo exhibit

We got there early. They were still setting up when we walked in. The photos weren't labeled with the photographers' names yet but I could tell which were Sam's. Not because I ... »


Concrete Perspective: A Photo Exhibit

I've got this notion that whenever I go to Sam's photo exhibits or see Alex's plays, that warm feeling that stretches my face into a smile is not so much different from what ... »