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Blog – Page 3 – {hello, happy heart ♥}
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It’s almost the end of January! Can you believe it? The first month of 2014 is already coming to a close. Is that a symptom of age? The older you get, the faster the years go by? I remember being 8 years old and thinking that I can’t ever grow up fast enough. This January,…

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I have not been present here largely because my heart has not been happy. A typhoon named Yolanda obliterated the central islands of the Philippines last November 8, 2013. It seems unfair that I am snug and comfortable, while my countrymen have needed to wait (too long) for relief efforts, their houses destroyed, their material…

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There are jobs that (thankfully) need a willingness to travel, and I am not only willing, I am eager. Iloilo is a city found in the Visayas region. It’s famous for its people, who are said to be malambing (affectionate). I mean, even if they’re upset, they still talk rather sweetly. As I was on…

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Book Swap

I’ve been wanting to unearth a book community recently. There are a lot of readers in Manila, and I’m sure vibrant communities and book clubs exist that I’m not aware of because I have nomad-like tendencies when it comes to reading. But I digress. Tonight, I want to show you something really cool. Now, if…

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