Category Archives: Open secrets

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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Frequencies

During my early days in the university I remember trying so hard to write anything—anything that my broken English could muster. There were a lot of drafts and fragments from stories I never had the chance to finish; verses and … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Day off ruminations VI

Some things take a lot of getting used to. There are some that I can manage—restoring my body clock, learning new stuff and unlearning the old. There are also some that I have no control over—shifting schedules, split RDs, stifling … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Lately

It sucks that we won’t get to know what the future holds until it becomes the present and the fact that this starts to seem like a particularly pretentious introductory line sucks even more. I think I might have reached … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Big bad bull

If I were born a boy, none of this would have happened. But the heavens intended for me to become a girl so how the hell am I going to deal with that without having to worry about the syntax … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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One day,

not too long ago, we were out on an after-shift stroll at the mall. We were walking side by side, arms swaying but barely touching, while talking about absolutely nothing, like what we’ve always been doing. When our forearms caught … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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The last second chance

I am not trying to be some voracious reader here who quotes profound passages by famous authors every now and then; to tell you honestly, I haven’t had enough Murakami to completely comprehend him. I have read Dance Dance Dance … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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How to write a resignation letter

Should I begin with the pleasantries and salutations? The ‘hi’s and ‘hello’s? Forgive me; I really don’t know how to write a resignation letter, mainly because in most of the offline occupations I had, I left without saying a word, … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Tell me your secrets / Ask me your questions*

Yes, they’re practically strangers (except for Lee, the fabulous gayfriend that I’ve had since training days) and I’m not comfortable sharing personal matters with people I’ve just met, but something (might be the effect of guzzling alcohol after shift, but … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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Day off ruminations

If there’s one thing I must find quite alarming right now, my parents might say it’s the fact that the deadline for completion of requirements for midyear graduation is coming dangerously close (while I apparently haven’t got the time to … Magpatuloy sa pagbasa

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