Personal, Projects, Writing

Stay With Me: A Backstage Pass B-Side

May 1, 2019

Starting this post with a tweet– I've spoken to my editor (hi ninang @alyal_20) about the ~fate of Yihwan's book today, and I think it's safe to say that 1. The release date may be later than planned, but;2. GOOD things come to those who wait. 😊#PlayItByEarBook — t a r a 🐰 #ProjectDatu in Progress (@tarafrejas) January 5, 2019…

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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, Writing

Deleted Scenes | Non-Disclosure Agreement from Scandalized

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October 29, 2016

In the past, I’ve made the mistake of deleting paragraphs upon paragraphs from my manuscript when I felt like I didn’t want them there anymore. Sometimes I forget and do this when I edit/revise, but I’d like to think I’m a bit wiser now. You see, erasing scenes from our stories doesn’t necessarily mean they’re bad. I mean, there must be…

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