Remembering the quarantine

More than half of the year has passed, and about five months have been under quarantine, from the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) to modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ), general community quarantine (GCQ), and so on. Many of us may have gone through different phases of emotional and even physical distress during those times. I have … Continue reading Remembering the quarantine

A Trip to Loving Myself More

Everyone is on a one-way trip through life. Whether you believe in reincarnation, it won't happen until another lifetime.  Love poems, love notes, lovers hugging, billboards reminding of love and romance, romantic TV series and movies; there sure is romance everywhere. But, why does it seem difficult to love me? With the numerous stories passed … Continue reading A Trip to Loving Myself More

Museong Salamin

Apat na sulok ang lalakbayin Bago lisanin ang nakaraang madilim Pero paano matatapos Kung ang pader ay salamin? Walang katapusan ang pag-ikot Dumudoble ang sulok sa bawat tingin Dumadagundong ang pintig ng puso Nagbabadya o nagpapaalala Mag-ingat ka sa anumang paparating Sulyap sa kaliwa may litratong dala Panahon ng bata pa't walang problema Tanging pag-iyak sa … Continue reading Museong Salamin

Reflections of My Somewhat Writer Self

Friends and acquaintances usually have an impression and/or expectation that when someone wants to be a writer or is already one, has a different sense of reality. That most of the conversation you'll encounter with a writer would be reflective or deep. Maybe those people are just my friends and not others in general. Anyhow, … Continue reading Reflections of My Somewhat Writer Self