Sometimes even if we think that we are living simple lives, we have to really look into numbers to make sure we are not being deluded into idealistic thoughts of ourselves and how we live our lives. Before my family left Zarraga, Iloilo in June 2016, we have started organizing Free Markets through the Balagon Cultural Creatives. Knowing we were soon to move, we started looking into what we should give up, and what should come with us to Dumaguete. After several free markets, we finally had to actually pack for the move.
Note: I’m happy to have found another blog post that got lost together with the hacked site. Slightly different from the original Green Pen post, this version appeared at Manila Times on January 22, 2012. Here is the newpaper article.
This is the online greeting we sent everybody as 2012 came in. Continue reading