My Little Thoughtful Space

A place to practice writing in my own little way. A space to ponder, wander and wonder.

Month: October 2016

Why Working in Saudi Arabia Can Change Your Life After Two Years?

When I was in college, I thought, to work abroad was the last option for my professional career. In conclusion, I realized I’m both right and wrong. I’m right; I did everything in my hand to have a decent earning in my home country. And yes, it was my last option at the time. Hence, I became part of the statistics of Overseas Filipino Workers. On the other side, I was wrong; as this is my short-term last option. In my heart of hearts, I am now part of my greater journey in the future. And see life in a perspective of gratitude and faith. Only time can tell if I speak empty words.

I’m not promoting or romanticizing the life of an expatriate in Saudi Arabia. No rainbows and unicorns here. In the grateful eye, though it is hard sometimes, this is still a good life.

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Why Should We Write (or Have Passion on Something) Again?

It’s been a while since my last blog post — January of the year 2015. After more than a year not writing a thing, I can say I’m a changed man. I now know how much little I know. Though I know the fact before, my experiences validated it more.

I sacrificed a lot. Sweat. Tears. Blood sometimes.

Oops! Sorry for the dramatic entrance. 🙂

Yep, same as you, I gained more hard-earned life experiences. These past one year and nine months without blogging is a blast.

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