radio is fun

So I dropped by the radio station yesterday, Jam 88.3, for Kooky Tuason's program Bigkas Pilipinas. I was guest there alongside Luna Sicat-Cleto and Jam Pascual. We talked about poetry and got to perform our poetry on air. I've actually done radio guestings before, especially for Sam Oh's show in 99.5 RT, back in the…Read more radio is fun


I’m on an album that’s available on Spotify

Last June 22, the Bigkas Pilipinas album was made available on Spotify and I have a track on it where I read my poem The Lamentation Suite. I'm on an album. How did that happen? It has always been my dream to have an album -- a musical one, though -- but I never thought it would…Read more I’m on an album that’s available on Spotify

Full Moon Honesty

Last night, I hung out with Jam Pascual, an incredible writer who I had the absolute privilege to work with during No Filter. We were both head writers for the play and we, together with Toff De Venecia, went over all the submitted pieces and edited them and that includes his work as well, and…Read more Full Moon Honesty

The No Filter book launch!

Would you believe I really did mean to blog here but I never got to because I got really busy? Several days before the launch, we got busy getting things done and ready. We even found time -- Toff de Venecia, Sab Jose, and myself -- to sit down with Paolo Valenciano, who we ask…Read more The No Filter book launch!

The Millennial Experience | Jam Pascual | TEDxTaftAve

I'll admit that I've always wanted to give a TED Talks. I can't help it. I want to share what I know and what I've experienced and somehow, being invited to give a TED Talks would be some sort of signifier that I've done something or I know something good enough to be asked to…Read more The Millennial Experience | Jam Pascual | TEDxTaftAve

forged on stage (a No Filter post)

My Dad is consulting director for a community theatre project here in Bacolod. Thrice a week, he goes off to help out direct a staging of an Ilonggo adaptation of Anatomiya ng Korupsyon by Malou Jacob with some local theatre actors here and the following day, he shares his experiences with my Mom and I about…Read more forged on stage (a No Filter post)