This sailor attended a Crew Orientation conducted by the Royal Dragon Ocean Transport, Inc., regarding boarding LCT vessel from China to Philippines. LCT industry is a booming factor on the Philippine Shipping Industry.
Seafaring is an in-demand job for many men who studied nautical and marine engineering as well as catering. Working at an oil rig is also a challenge to them.
Ahoy, there! SAILORS of the WORLD... can you hear me? Hoping this Christmas message will reach you safe and sound while on voyage. I wish that you'll have a peaceful travels while celebrating the Yuletide season; Commemorating the...
Have you seen St. Elmo's Fire. As a sailor,I happened to see several flickering at a distance. It has many theories on how it suddenly appear at the sea or even at high-tended electric wires. Read on.
This is my winning essay when I was in college. I don't have the Filipino version in my keeping but in my heart, my tribute to our national hero, Jose Rizal was like this.
Clandestine affairs often happen between lonely seafarers. I want to delve on the merits of each story that some of colleagues confessed on me. They know I am a writer and I want to shed light on it.
The head of the maritime training agency where I trained for my safety certificates as a seafarer told about Filipino sailors who got inflicted with HIV/AIDS. Seafarers are on the hot-seat. Read this.
HOMESICKNESS-a book by Murray Bail (Courtesy of http://www.middlemiss.com/) Homesickness is a state of mind. When you’re far away from your love ones, you tend to be lonely. You miss the voices of your wife, your son, your daughter or even the...