Dear You,

Hi. I’m sorry but I’m leaving.

Thank you. No. “THANK YOU!”

Good day. I would like to welcome you to this year’s annual thanksgiving party. Anyways, this year, we honor those that shared their time and devotion to the branch. This year, we say thanks to those that deserve the “thanks” they are owed. So let me start the occasion with[…]

Sincerity is Scary. Yes.

I just had to share… because it speaks to me. I wonder if it does to you too. And irony is okay, I suppose, culture is to blame… You try and mask your pain in the most postmodern way You lack substance when you say Something like, “Oh, what a[…]

Sunrises and Sunsets

They all look the same, he told her. I mean, yeah  – they do. But don’t tell me you haven’t for one instance, watched a beautiful sunset by the beach – she didn’t even get to finish her sentence. You know I’m not a beach person. He remarked. Not giving[…]

The Cursor

She stared at her empty screen – the blinking cursor taunting her. Come on, write. Write something! I thought you said you said you had so many thoughts you wanna write about! Goddamnit, she thought. I have nothing. I need something! But she knows she can’t do anything about it.[…]

MvL to SS (The Battle he Won)

Walks towards the stage. Goes up to the microphone. Testing one, two, three. Tapping the mic afterward. It’s been two years since he came to the WordPress community. We started at WP around the same time but met in August because of the daily prompts. I found his hilarious take[…]

Dear Diary, I’ve learned

Our old wounds teach us something. They remind us where we’ve been and what we’ve overcome. They teach us lessons about what to avoid in the future. That’s what we like to think. But that’s not the way it is, isn’t it? Some things, we just have to learn over[…]

Dear Diary, I don’t know

There are days I do not want to write. Like today. Like the past couple of months. There are days when all I want to do is watch movies to relieve the boredom. That feeling of not being able to know what it is exactly that is making me feel[…]

We’re Famished. Yep.

Poetry does wonders to those who hear it. In the olden days, men and women were chosen to read passages to their visitors as a form of entertainment. I’d like to think I have always been partial to spoken performances of things that I’d rather prefer are written. But I[…]

Happiness in Sadness

Yesterday was so frustrating. Friends who follow me on Twitter know that I did an unexpected overtime at work yesterday. I was so hungry and after calling at least 4 stores, Bon Chon was open and still delivered food. Despite the anger of having to wait until closing to finish[…]