A SWEDISH DAMSEL IN DISTRESS * excerpt from the book Wings and Wanderlust

A SWEDISH DAMSEL IN DISTRESS Evading security, I sneaked into a tourist beach at night. From atop a tall 5-star hotel, a maiden saw me fixing my sleeping bag, and, like an angel, descends into my realm.   eastwind memoirs by Bernie V. Lopez, eastwindreplyctr@gmail.com   Excerpt 07 http://www.sisterraquel.com/2014/04/eastwind-memoirs-07   This is an excerpt fromContinue reading “A SWEDISH DAMSEL IN DISTRESS * excerpt from the book Wings and Wanderlust”

eastwind memoirs 06 – THE 25,000-KM 3-YEAR TREK

THE 25,000-KILOMETER 3-YEAR TREK eastwind   SEE PREVIOUS eastwind memoirs – 06 – THE 25,000-KM 3-YEAR TREK eastwind overview http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/11/eastwind-memoirs-06 05 – JACK DANIELS AND THE CANADIAN BELLES Algarve, Portugal http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/10/eastwind-memoirs-05 04 – THE BEDOUIN GIRL Tetouan, Morocco http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/10/eastwind-memoirs-04 03 – PILGRIMATE TO FATIMA the 7-day 80-km hike, Portugal http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/10/eastwind-memoirs-03 02 – BRAWL IN A PORTUGUESEContinue reading “eastwind memoirs 06 – THE 25,000-KM 3-YEAR TREK”

eastwind memoirs 05 – jack daniels and the canadian belles

  Jack Daniels and Canadian belles eastwind memoirs 05  By Bernie Lopez, eastwind@replyctr@gmail.com   SEE PREVIOUS eastwind memoirs – 06 – THE 25,000-KM 3-YEAR TREK eastwind overview http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/11/eastwind-memoirs-06 05 – JACK DANIELS AND THE CANADIAN BELLES Algarve, Portugal http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/10/eastwind-memoirs-05 04 – THE BEDOUIN GIRL Tetouan, Morocco http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/10/eastwind-memoirs-04 03 – PILGRIMATE TO FATIMA the 7-day 80-kmContinue reading “eastwind memoirs 05 – jack daniels and the canadian belles”

PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA * excerpt from the book Wings and Wanderlust

PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA The 7-day 80-km hike, Portugal. No tent, no umbrella, just a sleeping bag, beach sandals, and a 1.5-kilo backpack.   eastwind memoirs By Bernie Lopez, eastwindreplyctr@gmail.com   Excerpt 03 http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/10/eastwind-memoirs-03   This is an excerpt from the book Wings and Wanderlust, the Art of Discovering Your Inner Self, a true story ofContinue reading “PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA * excerpt from the book Wings and Wanderlust”

BRAWL IN A PORTUGUESE VILLAGE BAR * excerpt from the book Wings and Wanderlust

BRAWL IN A PORTUGUESE BAR Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Portugal   eastwind memoirs By Bernie Lopez, eastwindreplyctr@gmail.com   Excerpt 02 http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/10/eastwind-memoirs-02   This is an excerpt from the book Wings and Wanderlust, the Art of Discovering Your Inner Self, a true story of the daring adventure of a Filipino Programmer in New York turnedContinue reading “BRAWL IN A PORTUGUESE VILLAGE BAR * excerpt from the book Wings and Wanderlust”

tales of filipino sailors – a millionaire for one night

TALES OF FILIPINO SAILORS IN THE HIGH SEAS A Millionaire for One Night   Portrait of Filipino Sailors in Europe   http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/10/eastwind-memoirs-01   eastwind memoirs 01 By Bernie V. Lopez eastwindreplyctr@gmail.com   This is an excerpt from the book WINGS AND WANDERLUST The Art of Discovering Your Inner Self   The book is available onlyContinue reading “tales of filipino sailors – a millionaire for one night”

eastwind memoirs 02 – brawl in a border village bar – PORTUGAL

eastwind memoirs 02 ________________________________________ Brawl in a Border Village Bar – PORTUGAL   By Bernie Lopez, eastwindreplyctr@gmail.com   (The Filipino author hitchhiked 25,000 kilo­meters for 18 months, drifting through 18 countries in Europe and North Africa for 3. This is a true story, with the dialogue reconstructed.)   during the death march in bataan inContinue reading “eastwind memoirs 02 – brawl in a border village bar – PORTUGAL”

filipino sailors in athens – the one-night millionaire – em09

FILIPINO SAILORS IN ATHENS The One-night Millionaire   http://www.sisterraquel.com/2013/09/eastwind-memoirs-01   eastwind memoirs 01   By Bernie V. Lopez eastwindreplyctr@gmail.com   An excerpt from the book WINGS AND WANDERLUST – The Art of Discovering Your Inner Self (send the book as a Christmas gift to friends anywhere in the Philippines, Php450 all postal charges included, receivedContinue reading “filipino sailors in athens – the one-night millionaire – em09”