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Writer | Solo Traveler

I Witnessed a Miracle

My husband and I were at a church conference last January 2020, and just coming out of  a church conference, you would never think a tragedy would take place. But that’s exactly what happened. A few hours after the conference ended, at around 2am, I received a call from Singapore that my dog, Chandler, who…

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Painting in the Dark: Sunrise

As much as I love sunsets (see my post on sunsets here), I hold a separate love and appreciation for sunrises. There’s something about breaking the stillness of the night. Through the years I’ve had the privilege of watching breathtaking sunrises. Here are some of my favorites.   On a plane from Manila to Dumaguete, Philippines…

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#edwinsam 092918

Wedding day. It’s the day that most little girls look forward to have. It’s THE day. And I was one of those girls. I would look far into the future having an ideal picture of how that day would be, how it would feel to walk down the aisle towards the man waiting by the…

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A Masterpiece: Sunset

“You see, one loves the sunset when one is so sad,” writes Antoine de Saint-Exupéry on my favourite book of all time the Little Prince. As much as I love the book, I would have to disagree with him on this. Sunset is beautiful. It punctuates something- daytime, yet it also signals the beginning of…

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