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Beyond K-Pop: Part 1 of 3

February 23, 2013 Ilocos Sentinel 0

This is the essay I submitted to South Korea’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade essay writing contest on Korea’s National Image. It didn’t win, but I was encouraged by […]

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What Are You Thankful For?

February 17, 2013 Ilocos Sentinel 0

One of the attitudes of successful people is their being thankful. Successful people choose to have a positive attitude towards something especially in a very challenging event rather than complain […]

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First Day

February 11, 2013 Ilocos Sentinel 0

      By Liza Gaspar, CPA Sometime last year I made a bucket list, but no I didn’t watch the movie with the same name and it didn’t inspire […]

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For Your Generosity

January 14, 2013 Ilocos Sentinel 0

For Your Generosity Was it Isaac Newton, one of history’s foremost intellects, who said, “If I can see further than anyone else, it is only because I am standing on […]

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Balikbayan

December 30, 2012 Ilocos Sentinel 0

She is one of the people I admire most not only because of all my aunts from my father’s side she’s the one closest to me in age; I am […]

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Finding Amy

December 14, 2012 Ilocos Sentinel 0

Writing about someone you know is a very personal process. It’s not that I worry about writing something that will offend that person, but rather whether I can effectively communicate […]

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Perils of Credit Card

November 18, 2012 Ilocos Sentinel 0

Last week, I was exchanging text messages with one of my close friends, yes some people still use their smart phones texting one another, congratulating him on his successful trail […]