You Prayed For This

Basilica del Sto. Niño

You prayed for this. That time when you were so lost you had a vision of a bleak future, you ran away and left it all to the dictates of heavens. It was something beyond control, something strange, and something you didn’t wish for. Continue reading “You Prayed For This”


Do You Like Me?

Las Casas

It was already Saturday morning. I knew I had class on Evidence and Trial Techniques at 8 a.m. which was only about six hours away, but I kept drinking until we emptied five pitchers of alcomix and a bottle of brandy. I had decided to skip my class thinking I had not read anything about the Dead Man’s Statute at all and hoping that my past recitation grades can still save my class standing and compensate for an “emergency” absence. Continue reading “Do You Like Me?”

Sunset Sailing

Boracay Sunset

Holding tight on the outrigger with one hand and carrying the bulky DSLR using the other, I tried to capture as swift as I could every colors of the sun drowning in the horizon of the West Philippine Sea. Just like an art painting, a thousand words worth, the sky was filled with shades of red, orange, and yellow, bursting against the altostratus clouds above us. I kept my balance as I watched the silhouettes of Paraw drifting across the wide ocean lay. Continue reading “Sunset Sailing”