Book Review: What Would You Do? If This Was Your Last Day on Earth

A couple of months ago, I was invited to review "What would you do? If this was your last day on earth?" a book by Robertson Sy Tan. There are many self-help-slash-autobiographical books out there, and not many have captured my interest as much as this one did. What the Book Is About What started as a farewell email to colleagues turned out to be the beginning of an idea for a book for...

Book Review: 7 Reasons Why Filipinos Will Change the World

If you're Filipino, chances are you've been inundated by exasperating news about the current state of affairs in the country in the past year. In October, I was so frustrated that I resolved to write about what aspects of being Filipino I still take pride in. I have to admit that I found the exercise too difficult. Yet, I know that if I want to spend the rest of my life in the...

Book Review: Break Free by Don Soriano

Like many of you who read my blog, I enjoy traveling and exploring new places. I want to experience and learn about different cultures and traditions and hopefully, understand the world better. However, traveling can be costly: it requires time, effort, and a serious amount of money. Since traveling long-term is one of the goals I want to achieve within the decade, I have decided to be...