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Monette Adeva Maglaya

Monette Adeva Maglaya If you want to read more articles on aspects of immigrant living, go to amazon.com, search using my name and two entries will pop up, with the titles, “The Complete Success Guide for the Immigrant Life: How to Survive, How to Thrive, How to be Fully Alive,” and the portable, handy, “The Immigrant’s Little Quote Book for Success.”


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Whatever happened to ‘happily ever after’ (Part 3)

  “ …You have changed my mourning into dancing, O Lord, and have girded me with joy, alleluia…”—Psalm 30 (Conclusion of 3 parts) (Continued from last week…) THERE is news of suicide that hits you harder because you personally know the person who … Continue reading

November 15, 2017

Whatever happened to ‘happily ever after’

“Suicide, contrary to the lyrics  of a  popular song,  is never painless.” (Part 2 of 3) (Continued from last week…) FOR years, there has been an onslaught of terrifying events from just about everywhere, facilitated by the startling phenomenon of social … Continue reading

November 08, 2017

Whatever happened to ‘happily ever after’

 “…All the lonely people  Where do they all come from?  … All the lonely people  Where do they all belong?… —  Eleanor Rigby, Lennon-McCartney (Part 1 of 3) (Continued from last week…) ON the night of October 1st 2017, Stephen … Continue reading

November 01, 2017

Tales of entitlement

“…I felt that I had worked hard my entire life and deserved  to enjoy all the temptations  around me. I felt I was entitled…”  —  Tiger Woods (Part 2 of 2) (Continued from last week…) TIGER’S spin doctors went on overdrive. He looked … Continue reading

October 25, 2017

Tales of entitlement

“…I felt that I had worked hard my entire life and deserved  to enjoy all the temptations  around me. I felt I was entitled…”  —  Tiger Woods (Part 1 of 2) SOME stories are cautionary tales. If we approach our own lives with … Continue reading

October 18, 2017

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