everything was a metaphor

My New Year's Eve to New Year's Day was amazing. My first two days, I was annoyed because Boracay had changed so much from the last time I was there. I kept catching myself saying under my breath, "This used to be so beautiful." But I was smiling the whole time and I was just…Read more everything was a metaphor


Where I want to be

As the year ends, I think about why I moved back to Manila and why it is so important for me to be in the middle of the action. And why, after such a move -- just a little after a year from almost dying of kidney failure -- I flew to Boracay to celebrate…Read more Where I want to be

Pretty Good Year (Tori Amos)

So I'm predictable. So what? I was one of the people who had said that 2016 was "challenging" and "difficult." I had said that many times on this blog even. And I meant it. Just three days ago, on the evening of the 29th, I submitted a script -- my last deadline for 2016 --…Read more Pretty Good Year (Tori Amos)

partying ’til the sun comes out

I left the house at around 2am on New Year's Day. I had spent the turn of the year in my brother's house with my brothers and the moment the fireworks and the firecrackers had died down, we said our goodbyes and greeted each other our happy wishes and I drove home with my other…Read more partying ’til the sun comes out