Drei’s 10U rec basketball game on February 8, 2020

My daughter Drei loves to play basketball.  Here is a video from her 10U rec basketball game on February 8, 2020.  To see videos from her other games and other sports that she plays, view her other videos on the channel. Drei's 10U rec game on youtube https://youtu.be/ljkjTbH_uXk

Filipino American

I wanted to talk about my heritage today.  I'm a proud Filipino American.  I actually don't look very Filipino, but I'm proud regardless.  I grew up speaking English with a good mix of Tagalog words and phrases thrown in for good measure.  I learned a couple of Spanish words from my mother as well (also … Continue reading Filipino American

Writing strong book characters of different backgrounds

I wanted to talk about writing strong book characters of different backgrounds, and how it relates to mainstream novels.  I started to write my first novel, All In:  The Globe Trot Shuffle,without knowing what race my characters would be.  I am half Filipino (Mother), and half American/Western European (Father).  And my main character is also … Continue reading Writing strong book characters of different backgrounds