At the same time we also feel na hindi lang dapat love story and kuwento namin....– “A Demand Letter…”, Para Kay B ni Ricky Lee
…in the end, love is inevitably connected with ideology. What we do, even...– Charlie, Para Kay B ni Ricky Lee
I don’t know what the standard operating procedure is for people who tell you you’ve offended them with passive aggressive typography, so I thought I’d do a passive non-aggressive typography back. Except in the middle of it I realized I was using Comic Sans and MS Paint to create my ~*artwork*~. That must’ve been the apologizing-with-typography equivalent of apologizing to...
Me: I love Jesse Eisenberg so much. I actually avoid reading bad reviews of his performances. It's gotten that bad.
Aren: Pareho kayo ni Ellie. Gusto din niya dun e.
Me: Feeling ko talaga magiging close kami. Is that weird?
Aren: No, feeling ko rin nga e! Imagine-in mo there's this one person who is a cross of everything you like and everything I like. Like, Pokemon--
Me: No, I mean feeling ko magiging close kami ni Jesse Eisenberg. Is that weird?
Aren: Uhh, yeah, in that case, that's very weird.
‘Pag nanonood ako ng movies na binibigyan nung lalaki yung babae ng...– My dad, the Casanova
The English translation of Haruki Murakami's...
This whole situation deserves to be written on the title. It brings me that much joy.
Crap Lit teachers require you to write
I found this while searching for my Fil essay in my cluttered Documents folder. Earlier this sem, Ma’am Kit (my Lit prof) asked us to rewrite a legend/fairytale/myth to suit modern sensibilities. I decided to rewrite the STC classic (harhar) The Rape of Persephone, going for a “we’re all equal”/sexual freedom angle. And I made Hades a pitiful outcast. Because that’s...
On 18th birthdays
Debuts confuse me. I don’t take throwing an 18th birthday against anyone who wishes to do so, but just personally the whole concept of it just baffles me. Being the object of scrutiny for 3 or more hours and having people exalt on my virtues and assure me how much they love me time and time again would make me feel awkward. I mean, it’s practically a drinking game. Drink a shot...