It's close to the end of my first week in Davao. No more calls, no more emails. I take care of the dogs, I watch TV, I read books, I write. Soon, I'm going to have to start setting a schedule for myself just so I maintain my edge (or better yet, sharpen it). In the meantime, it's Christmas break, and I am treating it accordingly.
Some previously-unpublished backlog from the last few weeks: