Dreaming of Batad

Yes, I took this photo. This is not a Google Image.


I once dreamt of Batad, only to be awoken by the din of NYC traffic outside my window.

2 months later I wake up in Batad, looking out a window into the rice terraces that stretch like a stairway to heaven.


Batad at dawn


To dream a dream created by Google Images, you cannot fathom how you would ever get there. And now I am staring into a view only God can put into men’s minds, thankful for the fortitude that has pushed me to live in what I once thought was an impossibility.


- At time of posting in Banaue, Philippines, it was 91.4 °F -

Humidity: 66% | Wind Speed: 11km/hr | Cloud Cover: scattered clouds

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