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Bits

1 It was 1 AM and I was on my way home from work. There was a bit of fuss as passengers boarded the jeepney. I wondered what that was about and as I sat in my seat, I locked … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Listless

24 days into 2014 and it’s been good, for the most part. The only trouble I seem to be having is forgetting that there should be a 4 instead of a 3 in the last Y of DD/MM/YYYY. Started the … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Plans

are made only to be cancelled. Since all of the plans I had made for the 26th with high school and college friends were cancelled twice before we finally determined they wouldn’t push through, I just decided to go to the … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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The sum of its parts

I have been reciting this opening spiel for a year now “Thank you for calling (insert name of an American prepaid phone service provider which goes very well with my phone name), this is Mary speaking. May I have your … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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LBN

So I finally bought a new notebook today, was accompanied by someone who didn’t know how important it is to someone like me. I’m no longer used to be around people who don’t know why I write, why I enjoy … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Hell hath no fury like a girl scorned

Feeling particularly lonely on Thursday afternoon, I texted two of my friends and asked “Wala kayong balak magsayang ng oras ngayon?” but only one replied in the affirmative and we agreed to meet up over coffee before my shift starts … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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These days, those days

There are days when I think I can never write anything in the same way I did back then. There are days when I think, hey, I can just let myself rot in this industry and forget writing altogether. And … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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‘When nothing is sure, everything is possible’

I clicked on the Add New Post link without anything in mind to write about — maybe because I’m saving my thoughts so that I could have something written down on that freakin’ expensive planner I bought with the Panda … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Day off ruminations III

I am thinking of going anon (a trend these days among you bloggers, I know) one day but I’m afraid no one’s going to read me. At least when I blog as myself I have friends who I can lure … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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What’s on your mind

At the compound, around 7 in the morning When I was in high school, the first thing I used to do upon stepping out of the gates was look up in the skies and say a little prayer. No, seriously, … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Sober up

I am not drunk. I’ve just downed two bottles of liquor last night and I don’t think you’d consider that drunk drunk at all. It’s not even enough to get into my head and lull me to sleep right away … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Connect the dots

Of course I wanted to apologize to the kids of the student pub for the cancellation of the news writing educational discussion at almost the last minute. I didn’t mean it; actually I had decided to have it yesterday because … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Parallel lives

Turns out we’ll meet when Parallel lines intersect At one freaking point.

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Scattered

280911 Scatter-brained 1024 Taken this morning upon finding out that the final exam in Ecology is postponed until next week. Put the book at the edge of the table, near the cup of coffee — half-empty (or half-full, depends upon … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Moves like dagger

In a time like this when you don’t know where to start writing, you think of the day you lost Marion, your phone, one of the fruits of your online writing gigs back in the day, because of utter carelessness … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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