This story… I want to tell it so badly; almost as much as I want to be a part of it.
All good storytellers know that the best way to tell a story is from within. But to get there, you either have to have been there for years already (an insider’s story) or you have to get there… fast. And that is pretty much where this story begins.
It’s a mixed bag of Filipino surfers I am hanging with these days: an adrenalin junkie with a hard plan to earn a million pesos before the year is out, a couple of extremely hot surfer chicks determined to have fun and make their mark in retail sponsorship, a mom and daughter film crew, a playboy investor scouting the high life for the next big gig, a pair of tourists and a wannabe journalist. We’re a team of comic relief waiting for disaster by boarding a rented banca, determined to hit swell on the open water side of Zambales, Philippines. Continue reading