Team’s Youth Issue is out now

Team magazine's fifth issue is out and it's all about the youth and it's called Ripe. I tried writing something for this issue and I sent an essay to Paolo Lorenzana, the editor-in-chief and a friend of mine, and he told me that he couldn't publish it because he's already publishing a piece I wrote…Read more Team’s Youth Issue is out now

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

Fin (or Reading to Fin and other children)

For Fin   I am drawn to your innocence but it frightens me too.   I tread carefully around you lest you might break me with your laughter.   How could we ever be the same? Ten fingers, ten toes, one head, one heart but the sunlight caresses your skin; on mine, it is rough…Read more Fin (or Reading to Fin and other children)

Let’s Talk About Sex (YoungStar article, July 5, 2013)

** I was rummaging through my things and found a newspaper dated July 5 and I was wondering why I had kept the newspaper until I looked through the pages and saw an article I had written. It was an article I wrote for YoungStar on safe sex that I was asked to write. I…Read more Let’s Talk About Sex (YoungStar article, July 5, 2013)

More than skin deep — a review of Skins (UK) (Season 1)

I've heard a lot about Skins from the Internet. When I started researching on Misfits, after watching it, I kept hearing them say that it was like Skins meets Heroes. Or that actor was in Skins and stuff like that. People use it as pegs and it's obviously a cultural phenomenon, on its own right.…Read more More than skin deep — a review of Skins (UK) (Season 1)

Clubbing versus the “real” world (And the real world is winning)

It’s all strobe lights and hard bodies Writhing to the beat; neon angels smoking Drinking, flirting, drinking, sinking Deeper and deeper into the loudest version Of nowhere and ‘let’s do it again.’ We pushed the outside world away While building our network of fellow lost souls. Our fortress of solitude but not alone. We can’t…Read more Clubbing versus the “real” world (And the real world is winning)