Frank ‘Bokonggo’ Pangelinan – Katrina

One of my all time top favorite Chamorro songs is one titled “Katrina”, by Frank Bokonggo Pangelinan. I actually didn’t hear it for the first time until I was stationed in Korea, spending a year away from the wife and kids. It became my heartwarming, curl up and get mahalang song.

This is Bokonggo’s… Continue Reading “Frank ‘Bokonggo’ Pangelinan – Katrina”

Marijuana legalization in CO (and WA for that matter)

I’ve been watching the media coverage of Colorado’s recent legalization of recreational marijuana which took effect this new year. Not with any particular vested interest, but wondering how it will change society, how it will stack up against federal drug laws and restrictions, and in time… Continue Reading “Marijuana legalization in CO (and WA for that matter)”