This Virtual Assistant Has Taken Freelancing to a Whole New Level

It has been said that a virtual assistant wears many hats. But if your résumé shows something like, “Customer service and accounts manager, operations and support specialist, project manager, social media community and content planner, website tester and quality analyst, hairstylist, brand ambassador,” then you’re not just wearing many hats.…

This Virtual Assistant Must Have Done Something Good

So somewhere in my youth or childhood, I must have done something good. Does the line sound familiar? If you’ve watched “The Sound of Music”, then yes, it is familiar. It’s the lovely song sung by Maria and The Captain, after they professed their love for each other. Nah, this issue…

5 Valuable Lessons I Learned from Writing Online

Oh, awright! I’m guilty…I said I was going to write something new every single day. But nah, my hectic schedule won’t allow me. Nope, I’m not a supermom – far from it. I’m just a writer who needs to write for a living. That’s why I need to beat deadlines.…

Writing tips: Work on it!

All good things come to those who wait. Mmmm, with last week’s events, I’d like to change it to…. All good things come to those who wait and work hard as hell.Translation: If you wait for the right moment and work your a__ off, you’ll end up with some cool…

Writing Tips: Work Towards Your Goal

  A few years back, I enjoyed (and envied) writers.They just seemed so intelligent, so full of ideas that I always took inspiration from. I have always enjoyed reading love stories, crime and suspense, literature, trivia, inspiring lives, etc. Yep, I am the proverbial bookworm. And everytime I read, there…

I love it! My eyebrows started to raise in the first paragraph, but as I read through it, I found myself smiling. Yes, it has truth in it. I especially liked the last part about not vexing us by siding with our enemies. Bravo! You nailed it right in the…

What Should I Write?

That is the question. For some, writing comes easy, but some find it otherwise. Writing is a precious gift. It’s a talent that can be honed and perfected to create quality articles, blogs, books and novels. Sure, anybody can learn how to write technically, but it takes that “x-factor” to…

Weekly Writing Challenge: Sin Tax in the Philippines

My country, the Philippines is now putting the Sin Tax Law into action. Prices of cigarettes and booze almost doubled since the start of the new year. The law claims to discourage smoking and drinking especially among the youth who are most susceptible to those vices. It also states that…

Centuriones Festival: Oriental Mindoro’s Pride

Our quiet town here in Gloria, Oriental Mindoro comes to life during the Holy Week. Some of our men and women participate in the Centuriones Festival, our province’s version of the well-known Moriones Festival of Marinduque. It is a competition for the most attractive Morion costume. It’s held in the…

Stop Procrastinating and Start Writing Each Day

google-site-verification: google7aeaa1ff80a20162.html I started out this blog a year or two ago with the hopes of updating it each day. I envisioned it as some sort of diary where I can share my daily thoughts, make opinions about the latest news, write some product reviews, blah, blah, blah. But I…