What started as a near-desperate creative outlet for a then unemployed, inexorably anxious, and slowly aging child-man in search of meaning, this blog has evolved into the travels and light-hearted musings of a former Manila resident-turned-American who’s now found himself living a semi-decent life in The Netherlands. He may well live out his twilight years in this likely last stop of an up-and-down, over-examined life, but with luck and a few more coin, here’s hoping the end comes with a dramatic, powerful and well-worn whimper.