Medora The Last Verb Bender

Medora is based in a city between the Samar Island Natural Park (the only "virgin" forest, or as experts say: only first growth forest in the country) and the Pacific Ocean (the biggest in the world).

She is a contributing writer to Gahum Weekly, a local newspaper in Eastern Visayas and does part-time work for a local radio station. Most of the time, she writes for people who don't know how she looks like and often get her name wrong--think Mendora, Adora, Medusa. She also takes photos of peculiar subjects using other people's cameras--she has decided to cut down on her coffee sprees so she can buy her own camera someday.

She travels once in a while and hopes to learn how to ride a bike before the year ends. She writes a handful of interesting forrays into being an explorer on