One of the things that I feel most strongly about is education. I’m from a poor family, but my parents understood the importance of going to school. Thanks God for that; it gave me the chance I needed to find a way out of a very difficult life situation. Continue reading “Education: Still the Best Way Out of Misery”
Angels and demons are not just beliefs in the Philippines; they are real and easy to discover if you live here for a while. The Spanish influence seems to have created a breeding ground for demons in almost every intimate relationship. Continue reading “Inner Demons, White Trash, and the Filipino Survival Instinct”
This is one of the first images I made here in Davao trying to capture the core of the reason why the city is safe. Official travel advices often tell you to avoid Mindanao, but I’m very happy that I did not listen to them. Most places here are safe, and Davao is a very good place to start if you want to explore what this green and fertile island can offer.
Eldar Einarson, Safe City, Nov 4th 2014