Samal Island, Davao | Lost Paradise: Island Garden Resort

About three¬†weeks ago, my girlfriend and I went to Davao to relieve ourselves from the toxic of everyday life in Manila. Only today did I get the courage to write something about the trip without being emotional. (Again, #sepanx.) Our first day in Davao did not go as smooth as we had planned it. We…

Davao | The Consequences of Going to Davao

After 20 (or 21?) years, I was back in Mindanao. Not in Zamboanga where I was born, though, but a few miles from there–Davao. And after three days, I couldn’t get myself to leave the place…but due to a lot of responsibilities back in Manila, I had to. And this thought saddens me until today….