My mind drifts back to mornings made of boat rides and blue skies, to afternoons so slow we can lie (without guilt) in a hammock loosely hanging in between two small trees overlooking… Continue reading
The city is unkind. Everything moves fast, restless and reckless. The noise in the crowded streets selfishly drowns whatever trace of peace it finds. It makes me tired, sometimes too tired I feel… Continue reading
Unlike everyone else who spends summers in beaches, I use the 40 degrees Celsius days drowning in the cold and dark abyss that is my own stream of consciousness. My mind is a generator… Continue reading
In case we don’t chance upon each other, I promise to forgive you. And I’ll forgive me too. In case we don’t chance upon each other, this will remain true: more than stars and rabbits, I have loved you.
Once upon a time… (Yes, let’s start the story with that. Why not? All happy endings begin with once upon a time anyway.) Let’s do it again, shall we? So once upon a… Continue reading
Writing Prompt from 642 Tiny Things to Write About by the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto: “You’re divorcing your spouse. Rewrite your wedding vows.” I honestly don’t think I’ll ever want to change anything.… Continue reading
January 13 – Artsy Cafe – Maginhawa, Diliman This marks my last year/semester as a UP undergrad. Had a lovely lunch with my girls before we wait in the crazy enrolment lines for… Continue reading
Storms are kinder than people. I mean, which between the two is courteous enough to ask, “Hey excuse me I’m passing through. Would you mind moving aside ‘cause I might destroy you?” Tonight,… Continue reading
I still look for you even in places where I know you’ll never go to. You hide yourself well in pen tips and pencil tops and pictures taken. That’s why I make… Continue reading
I have a long overdue confession. There is something I have been meaning to tell you but the timing’s just never right. Well, except tonight. Please be informed that you’re my most favorite fade… Continue reading
“I’ll race you to Planet Earth,” one star said. “Let’s fall together,” the other star answered. That same night, the darkest of skies lit up and the Universe granted the world a wish… Continue reading
If you’re still awake at 2AM, that’s because someone you used to love remembers you fondly. Believe me it’s not your strong cup of coffee that’s making you feel uneasy but the… Continue reading
> So you chased the wrong dream and lost the right love. Let it hurt– again and again and again. Then be free. Repeat if necessary.
“And then, suddenly, something is over.” – Louise Glück – (This is for the girl who fell in love with a boy named Nothing.) How to Wait for Nothing (A Step-by-Step Guide) #1… Continue reading
There is always something you can find worth loving in every human being. And you can tell how well a person loved you by the way they respond to the mere mention of… Continue reading