Tuesday, February 06, 2007

Eyeball with Wyzemoro

Today I finally met the famous Jun Macarambon, a.k.a., Wyzemoro. We corresponded a bit a couple of years back. Then I learned last year that he had moved to Davao for his studies. I promised to meet up with him but I got waylaid by the hectic events of the past month.

I got reminded of my promise after visiting the DavaoeƱos blog and seeing Jun's name mentioned there.

We met at Street Cafe, a cozy and posh little coffee shop behind Ateneo. It was the most distinguishable landmark. First time there, too, so it was a good thing.

And finally, Jun himself. As always, it's good to be able to place a face to the blog nick.

I gave him one of my few remaining Tux t-shirts. We talked about SEO, Wordpress, the blogging scene in Davao, and a host of other things that bloggers talk about. Not exactly a Blog Parteeh! but I prefer quiet meetings anyway. We couldn't talk too long, though, as he had classes and I had errands to run.

It looks like there'll be a bigger eyeball of techs in Davao over the coming weeks.

There you go: blogging bringing people together.

3 comments:

  1. hi there! hey, i like that, "blogging, bringing people together." sounds rather overused, but it does ring true. :)
    let's meet up soon ok? marc javellana suggested that we get together even before the blog party.

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  2. Sure thing, just let me know when and where.

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  3. naks! im not famous. i'm still a nobody and unknown. nice meeting you! maybe someday we can talk more long. share more information. i'm glad and happy to meet you in face.

    thanks for the tshirt! i just use it today. i got myself pic. ewan ko pde i post dto. maybe i'll start a photo blog. hehe.

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