I watched as she fell 200 meters down the gorge. I felt what she felt. My insides leapt as were hers. I wanted to catch her and when she swung from one end to the other of Bohol’s The...
When I was 9, I remember vividly the breakfasts me and my cousins would have around the table. We had two tables at home: A red round table and a long yellow rectangular table. For breakfast, the main characters were...
Every time they asked me where he was and who he was, I couldn’t give exact answers. Or maybe I avoided to. All I knew was that I was named after him so it would be easier to tag...
At daybreak she comes She honks and wakes everyone, I get annoyed at the way She rushes, She gushes, She sweeps the tracks. Everyone wants to catch her; But she only stops for a moment. One thing is certain, She passes by the same route - Unwavering. One day, I...
I came home tired, And you were waiting by the door, I hugged you like I always do, And you kissed me like yesterday You gaze at me like I had something To tell you, Well yes, I did I missed you. I wish I could do...
I couldn’t tell her. I had no courage to do it. My mother told me that my first breath when I was born was a deep one, then I started crying. My mother told me it was the most beautiful...
One day, I was about to travel to Baybay with some friends. We boarded on the van early so our bags were placed beneath the seats immediately. A few moments later, the van was getting filled and suddenly, I...
Diri Puwede Ipagpa-Buwas Usahay nabalik ka, Dara an bayong nga puno hin kaldero. Usahay, nabalik ka, Dara an sipi hin saging. Ha gab-i, namamanyos ka hin Petrolyo ngan tabako Kay an imo mga tuhod nanhuhubag Mangut-ngot. Tunga’n adlaw nga pag-alog Tunga’n adlaw nga pamahid hin lamesa. Usahay nabalik ka, Dara na...
I asked Jopet what was happening, He told me that a rare super blue blood moon was about to rise in the sky So we all ran to the bridge. The moon was slowly showing herself. She was graceful, She was alluring. I asked Jopet why...
When I see kids nowadays all glued up to their smartphones and tablets. I cringe. I can’t understand how fun it really is. I too have this “unlock-my-phone-swipe-and-see-what’s-going-on-with-the-world-habit and I'm invested in it. I think it is not right to compare...