Monthly Archives: August 2013

How I Prepared for the Freelance Life

Brighter Life Philippines



My name is Frances and I’m a freelance writer and editor. I used to work for a magazine publishing company and it was a really sweet deal—flexible hours, great pay, and the work was fun—but all good things must come to an end. The celebrity magazine I handled was shut down and for the first time in 13 years, I was out of work.

Wait. That’s not true. I was out of employment but I was thrust into the world of freelance writing, and it’s been tremendously exciting. I have never been this happy in my life! I choose when I want to work and who I want to work with. I no longer know what EDSA traffic is. But happiest of all, I get to be with my two young sons all day, every single day.

While you may think I’m trying to tempt you to leave your…

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Why I Travel?

Text from Lee Abamonte.
Travel opens your eyes and your mind to a whole new world.
Travel enables you to see the world through other people’s eyes and from other points of view.
Travel increases your awareness of other cultures and people.
Travel makes you smarter.
Travel is the best education you can receive.
Travel enables you to speak intelligently on a variety of global topics.  Travel shows you how global policy affects different countries and different types of people.
Travel brings you to places you’ve only dreamed about seeing.
Travel shows you landscapes you never thought were possible.
Travel shows you what real beauty is.
Travel shows you that everything is beautiful in its own way.
Travel makes books and television come to life
Travel makes adventures happen every day.
Travel makes dreams come true
Travel gives you sense of enormous accomplish.
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