George Worsham

My Expectations for the Philippines

By George Worsham | August 15, 2018 | 5

I heard a quote once that I’ve often used, don’t worry About the Horse being Blind, Just Load the Wagon. John Madden, the famed former football coach of the Oakland Raiders, former broadcaster and personality gets credit for that quote and also where I heard a quote from. Madden used it before games just to get his team to play better.  Madden had outstanding success as a coach of the Raiders.  Actually, the quote has…

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Dogs Life

It’s Difficult to be a Dog in the Philippines!

By George Worsham | July 25, 2018 | 17

I’ve always been a dog lover my entire life. When we moved to the Philippines, I noticed all the dogs on the loose.  It’s Difficult to be a Dog in the Philippines! Wherever you go in the Philippines, province or city, market or subdivision, you will find dogs on the loose. Most of these dogs are generally flea-bitten, malnourished, mangy, and miserable. Many of the dogs are subject to so many diseases, worms, and parasites.…

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Can you handle Driving in the Philippines?

What’s Your Attitude When Driving

By George Worsham | July 18, 2018 | 8

I see a lot of articles and comments from Expats that is complaining about driving in the Philippines. It has been getting to me also! I know I need to change my own attitude while driving.  My observation is that about 100% of accidents in the Philippines are preventable and are based on attitudes. I will attempt to break down basic attitudes based on Transactional Analysis.  I am no phycologist and I am no intellectual…

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Is the Philippines a 3rd World Country and Does It Matter

By George Worsham | July 4, 2018 | 21

Before I moved to the Philippines, my friends would question why I was moving to a 3rd World Country for retirement. It seemed they thought it was a crazy idea. I also read an abundance of information from websites, newsletters, books and anything I could get my hands on about the Philippines. Much of it was about the low cost of living and the country is 3rd World.   I visited here a few times and…

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An American Who Died in the Philippines

By George Worsham | June 19, 2018 | 21

There was an American Expat that came to the Philippines in 2018 looking for a new life. He did not worry about plans for tomorrow, he just came with nothing more than dreams of happiness. This Expats story in the Philippines ended in approximately six (6) months after arrival, he passed away from a heart attack. Upon his death, a helpless situation remained for those he left behind in the Philippines. There are more than…

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