The Christmas feeling hit me only on the 24th and I've been rolling with it ever since, hence the lack of updates. Quite sorry about that. When the 26th came, it was over but I went straight to the movies to catch the Metro Manila Film Festival movies that were showing at the cinema. As…Read more Hanging Out — episode 2 teaser
We actually prepared way ahead of time for our Christmas Eve dinner. Since it's just going to be my parents, my brother, and myself celebrating this year, we simplified everything and we got a head start. The chickens have been stuffed and we just need to throw it into the oven to start baking. The…Read more Love Came Down at Christmas (Shawn Colvin)
In the Philippines, we celebrate Christmas as early as possible. As early as September, some shops set aside a corner for Christmas decorations and possible gift options. By October, some people are already slowly taking out the holiday trimmings out of the box and getting it ready. Some homes have their decors up already halfway…Read more It doesn’t feel like Christmas
A little something I wrote when it started to rain at around noon about an hour ago. It's sentimental and cheesy, definitely needs work but I'm overcome by Christmas spirit. Please forgive me. Merry Christmas and have a wonderful holiday season!
It still shocks me that it's just four days to Christmas. It seems that Christmas, for me anyway, has been mostly about going to various Christmas parties, rushing to the mall and fighting the crowds to buy the very little Christmas gifts that I can afford to give out, facing Christmas rush traffic, and then…Read more Four days to Christmas
So, for some reason or another, my laptop couldn't connect to my home wifi network and I was shut out for a couple of days. At least it kept me from whining and complaining online but I would have liked to have attempted to write some poetry drafts, at least. But the days have been…Read more ghosts of love’s past
It had to take my brother, Jubal, who came to town for the holidays to get me to drive off to SM Megamall so he could go shopping and we could have lunch together for me to finally get into the Christmas spirit. I've been annoyed at how down and whiny I've been here on…Read more I’m feeling Christmas now