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another driver opened up saying the tricycle was not initially his. the owner was a soldier, he said. the soldier died and left the tricycle to his wife. i married his wife, he said - with a smile. that's life.


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I see you, when the world was dark. When everything was shattered, you came right in through the crack. When you stepped on my patio - where it was dim no matter how colorful the flowers are; when you said you'd be my eyes, I found a miracle. And the days went on with your … Continue reading untitled #21

kung wala ka nang masabi,

sapat pa ba ang mga salitang inihanda? may silbi pa ba ang oo? hindi? baka sakali? kailangan bang kumpletuhin ang gustong sabihin? hindi ba pwedeng idaan na lang sa mga tingin? naririnig mo ba ang mga naibulong sa hangin? hindi ba nakaabot sa'yo ang balita? at kung wala ka nang masabi, sadyang aalis na lang? … Continue reading kung wala ka nang masabi,

Kita Kita: not a movie review

I'm not big on movies (meaning I don't have an external disk drive full of them) but I want to be able to watch some really good ones. And it takes a few days for me to get over when I watch one. The movie in question is Spring Films' "Kita Kita".  This is not … Continue reading Kita Kita: not a movie review

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I miss the old blogging days when the Internet was a safe space. Strangers come and go; we exchanged hi's and hello's. Talked to someone we felt we connected with, leaving the monitor thrilled that we connected to a stranger who lives in another part of the country, of the world. I miss the old … Continue reading untitled #20