In Sixes

A six-word story? A story? In six words? Let’s see… Eyes met. Lips touched. Time froze.   Was that good enough? Let me give it another try…  Holding hands, they faced the world.   This is quite fun. Third one…  Their love, like time, was fleeting.   I’m just getting in the mood. Here’s another […]

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Abstraction

abstraction, n. Love is one kind of abstraction. And then there are those nights when I sleep alone, when I curl into a pillow that isn’t you, when I hear the tiptoe sounds that aren’t yours. It’s not as if I can conjure you up completely. I must embrace the idea of you instead. ― David Levithan, The […]

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Third Eye (A Repost)

Allow me to post here on my blog one of my favorite articles from the now defunct Peyups.Com. The article is written in Filipino, so to those who are non-Filipino speakers, please bear with me. And for those who understand Filipino, enjoy! Third Eye   Sigurado raw na mararamdaman mo kapag may multong malapit sa […]

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Another Fifty

Here’s another try at a fifty:   Scared and sweating, she felt her way around the dark room. Something was there with her.            She could hear it breathing; she could tell it was not human. Something grabbed her.            Something rough and scaly and wet. She […]

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Writing Challenge – Fifty

Another blogging challenge! I’m really loving how The Daily Post keeps giving us challenges that are sure to inspire creativity and imagination. This time, I am writing a “fifty.” (My first!) This is my take on a new writing challenge hosted by blogger and awesome storyteller Vincent Mars of Boy with a Hat. His blog is wickedly […]

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Under the Dome

I just finished reading Under the Dome, a science fiction thriller written by the “master of horror” Stephen King. Now, let me share my thoughts about the book, hopefully without giving any spoilers. Okay, I will not tell any revealing detail about the story at all, just my thoughts. I still advise you to proceed with caution, though. 😉 Also, if you […]

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