Shoemart is the undisputed king of malls in the Philippines.
“Show, not tell.”
“Don’t underestimate the seductive power of a decent vocabulary.”
“We travel, initially to lose ourselves, and we travel next to find ourselves.”
While I was on my way back to Manila from Bicol last May 5, my travel companions pointed out to a signage at a school in Tiaong, Quezon. It was a sign crafted to encourage students and would-be students to register with the school.
Growing up as a grade school student in my home province of Camarines Sur in the late 1970s, I only knew of one beach that my family went on summer outings. This was Pasacao, in the west coast of the province.