Favoring the Broken 

I never liked broken things.  I tend to dispose of mugs with cracks and falling pieces.  Replace a wrinkled paper with something new.  Nor do I buy a second-hand book because it's not mine, not really.  I don't like things that have been used.  But it seems with you,  I can make an exception. ...…

Sabi ng Magulang Ko

  (Disclaimer: This is written in my native tongue, Filipino. Also, the photo is not mine.)   Bata palang mahilig na ako makipaglaro Tumbang preso, piko, tagu-taguan   At minsan taya-tayaan hangang lahat kami Ay hindi na makahinga o makatakbo. Pero habang hinahabol ko ang aking kalaro Hindi ko napansin ang isang bato na sadyang…

A Promise of Old and New

People were starting to fill up the place. I didn’t have to see the lines of students nor did I have to hear the constant updates from my assistant on what’s happening outside the red curtains of the backstage. I only had to hear the constant murmur of voices and the light steps on the…

Please Let Love Win

They always tell us as kids That I can do what others can do. If he can solve 15 Math problems Then I could solve 15 Math problems If she could speak in English As fluent as a bird could sing Then I could probably do the same thing. Because we are taught under the…