What Makes Your Heart Sing?

Last night I received an email from my domain host, informing me that they updated my WordPress site. It reminded me for the nth time this year of that burning desire to write – one that has been plaguing me the past few days, but has been leaving me in a limbo. The desire is…

Everything I Write, I Owe To The Baby-Sitters Club

Earlier this year, I found myself with a cart full of books at the annual Manila International Book Fair. As I handed over my books for payment, the cashier told me I needed to add one more book so I can avail the special promo where customers can get a free Fully Booked membership card…

Welcome to Reality

Pick up your phone and scroll through your Instagram feed. I bet there’s one travel photo there, an OOTD snapped in front of a gorgeous landscape or some shot of food all laid out on a wooden table. There’s this friend of yours frolicking in Santorini and another surfing the waves in Baler. Everyone seems…

Piece by Piece

It’s been too long. The pen feels foreign in my right hand. Pages of unlined paper sit blank before me. I don’t know if I still know how to do this. I’m not sure if I can keep this going and be any better than how I used to be. But I’ve got to try.