Peripherals, Personal, Projects, Writing

Love Songs: Waiting in the Wings

love songs: waiting in the wings
June 23, 2017

I love love songs. I mean, I love songs in general, but I’m a sucker for passionate well-written love songs, and I believe we have plenty of that in OPM (Original Pilipino Music). Including some of my favorites in Waiting in the Wings was such a fun thing to do, but also a little daunting, only because I couldn’t really quote the lyrics…

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Peripherals, Personal, Projects, Writing

Gio & Gab For #SummerCrush!

Summer Crush Crew
June 1, 2017

And so, the final promotional ~thing for our summer music festival anthology, Summer Crush ended last Sunday! It came in the form of three video recordings, excerpts from each of the three short stories–Jay E. Tria’s You Only Need Reminding, Almost There by yours truly, and Six de los Reyes’ Ocean Eyes–read by two people we love, Gio Gahol and Gab Pangilinan.…

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Peripherals

Drive By Kilig: #RamonXErin

April 25, 2017

I’d been thinking of a nice, silly label to call these short bursts of kilig I’ve been posting via Twitter these past several days, and I think I’ve got the perfect hashtag now: #DriveByKilig And so, as promised here’s a dose of some Drive By Kilig courtesy of Waiting in the Wings‘ Ramon and Erin, with a side of Pio. <3…

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Peripherals

Character Chats: GabeXFi + EG Project Edition

April 16, 2017

Three days ago, I discovered Yazzy, a phone application that can generate different kinds of social media content from information you input. Using the app, you can easily create fake text or chat logs as well as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter posts–so naturally, I had to make some for my characters… and I had so much fun. Here’s a collection of the…

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Peripherals, Writing

Book Aesthetics | Scandalized

March 20, 2017

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything like this, and really, following my personal publishing schedule, I should have done this for Waiting in the Wings. But these babies have been sitting in my graphics folder for a while now, and there’s no better time to post them here than now, since I’m releasing a new book (an anthology, to be…

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Peripherals, The Writing Community

Deleted Scenes | “FIVE: Time Out” from Hustle Play

banner deleted scenes
November 19, 2016

In time for the Emerald Pep Rally (Settle the Score/Hustle Play blog tour) happening this weekend, I’m sharing a scene that didn’t make it to the final version of Hustle Play. Settle the Score/Hustle Play SETTLE THE SCORE College senior Garnet Figueroa lives and breathes basketball. A reliable asset to her varsity team, she is equipped with the skills and smarts to…

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