Hamon

Sa edad kong treinta y singko, hindi na ‘ko takot mamatay. Bakit? Dahil naniniwala akong mas may naiambag pa ‘ko kaysa sa ibang mga nakakatanda sa’kin. Isa ‘yun sa mga dahilan kung bakit nagpapasalamat ako sa Maykapal, dahil sa kabila ng mga kagaguhan at kakulangan ko sa buhay ay nagawa ko pa rin naman ang […]

Paco Llarañaga and family should thank Viva Films

Yes, you read it right. And I said it not to ridicule Paco Larrañaga or Viva due to the latter’s latest film titled, Jacqueline comes home.  It’s because the film, whilst promoting, have successfully pushed the Filipinos to watch Give Up Tomorrow. A documentary that shows the complete opposite of what Viva Films wants the […]

Book Review: Dreamseller by Brandon Novak & Joe Frantz

Dreamseller by Brandon Novak/Joe Frantz As a writer myself, I do believe that books are gifts to society. But this Memoir by a former professional skateboarder turned junkie, named Brandon Novak, is just exceptional. For some reasons; – it’s real – it’s disturbing – it’s heartbreaking – it’s fist clenching – it’s enlightening – it’s […]

BASAG is still open for story submissions (May 31, 2018)

Call for Submissions: PSICOM Publishing Inc. is now accepting manuscript submissions for LITERATI Imprint entitled “BASAG: Modernong Panitikan ng mga Kuwentistang Wasak”. About the Anthology: BASAG: Modernong Panitikan ng mga Kuwentistang Wasak, is an anthology written in Filipino, to be released by PSICOM Publishing Inc. under its Literati Imprint. PSICOM’s Literati author, Juan Bautista, will […]

Imortal: Rebyu ni Doni Oliveros

IMORTAL AT IBA PANG KUWENTO NG PAG-IBIG, HIWAGA, KABIGUAN AT TRAHEDYA ni Juan Bautista (PSICOM Publishing Inc., 2016) Binubuo ng 12 maikling kuwento. Lagpas kalahati ang nagustuhan ko. Mahusay maghabi ng kuwento si Bautista. Sa unang talata pa lang, kuha na niya agad ang atensyon ko. Pagkatapos ay halos ayaw ko nang bitawan dahil interesado […]