Staff Reporters
Jun 18, 2019

My culture: APAC creatives on their wellsprings of inspiration

What inspires the inspired? Some of the region's luminaries reveal what moves them.


TEENAGE YEARS AT A BENEDICTINE CONVENT
Merlee Cruz-Jayme
Chairmom’ and chief creative officer, Dentsu Jayme Syfu
Manila

I learned to climb trees to harvest local blackberries in the summer months. I cleaned water tanks as big as a car, 20 feet above the ground. Watering hundreds of newly planted trees was no joke. I fetched water 100 meters away from a drum and emptied a...

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