It’s been a rough two years. Allow me to get caught up with my travel blogs; starting with Turkey!
After a run in with bondage and captivity as a foreigner myself, it opened my eyes [even further] to a whole world of this terrible and inhumane culture and practice. And I’m barely scratching the surface.
Not a single Filipino took a book selfie for #100DaysofFILIPINA or bought this book from me at the Manila International Book Fair without asking me “Why/What did you write about Filipina’s”. Not a single one. They wanted to know why. They wanted to know from what angle I was coming from. Was I yet another ignorant westerner, writing a “How-to” book…
My blog, much like the rest of my unbriddled honesty gets me into more trouble than anything. So, I guess that pretty much makes me somewhat of a glutton for punishment as people say.
What if your 10 year old daughter came to you and said she wants to be a stripper? Do you go out and buy her some 8 inch heels and lingerie, or explain to her about a better path? Jesus H. Christ. People are stupid as fuck these days.
Last Wednesday, the official word finally came down about how many days off people in my shop were getting for… Read more From Nepal, with Love.
People ask me all the time why I made this blog title if I liked The Philippines so much…