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Sorry I was away…

Sorry I was away…

… and this is what I’ve been doing while I was gone from blogging. Preparing for Operation Smile Cambodia’s international mission and the official opening of the Smile Center. It’s no easy work, I tell you that. However, seeing 109 kids receiving free reconstructive surgery […]

Wordless Wednesday 082: Sidewalk vendor

Wordless Wednesday 082: Sidewalk vendor

Here’s my entry for today’s edition of Wordless Wednesday: Visit other Wordless Wednesday entries here. Tweet

Litratong Pinoy #26 : Bag

Litratong Pinoy #26 : Bag

Hindi ako mahilig sa bag at ang tanging bag na gamit ko ay backpack. Pero itong borloloy na ito ay obsessed na obsessed sa bag: Siya ay ang pamangkin kong si Beebop. Two years old pa lang siya nung kunan ko ito last year, at […]

Litratong Pinoy #21: Kahel (orange)

Litratong Pinoy #21: Kahel (orange)

Isa sa mga benepisyo ng aking trabaho ay ang oportunidad na makapag-byahe di lamang sa loob ng Cambodia kundi pati na rin sa iba’t-ibang bansa sa Asya. Bagay na ikinasaya ko dahil pangarap ko talagang makapag-ikot sa iba’t-ibang bansa, kung hindi man sa buong mundo. […]

Photo Hunt #36: My Favorite Photo

Photo Hunt #36: My Favorite Photo

This is my niece Beebop, my younger brother’s first-born. My mother observed that she’s inherited characteristics from all of us. She is such a Papa’s girl that everywhere her Papa went, she was sure to go. This is Beebop’s recent photo, taken when she watched […]

Wordless Wednesday #59: Modern-day neary Khmer (Khmer woman)

Wordless Wednesday #59: Modern-day neary Khmer (Khmer woman)

A female Khmer de-miner with her partner, an Alsatian sniffer-dog. She’s one of the many female members of the Cambodian de-mining team that participated in last Sunday’s 55th anniversary celebration of Cambodia’s Independence from France. To me, she represents the modern-day Khmer woman. Brave, independent, […]

Photo Hunt #0031: Family

Photo Hunt #0031: Family

Gulp War of the borloloys!In the photo are my nephew Joshua (middle) and nieces Beebop (left) and Chappi (right), about to have their siesta. Borloloy is a term I borrowed from fellow blogger Toe and is used endearingly to refer to nephews and nieces. Our […]

Wordless Wednesday #55: Working girl

Wordless Wednesday #55: Working girl

My entry for the Tuesday-Wednesday edition. Taken in Dhaka, Bangladesh in December, 2002. After getting off a bus, I chanced upon this pretty girl, roaming around with this mat on her head. Through my interpreter, I learned that this girl is one of the many […]