Monthly Archive: June 2007

Of Rain & Memories

My exhausted body has been lying on the bed for almost an hour now but sleep seems to elude it. The darkness that envelops the entirety of the room, whose sole purpose is to act as a come on for that elusive spirit doesn’t quite seem to help. Counting sheep doesn’t help either. I heave a deep breath and tightly hug my pillow in sheer …

Para Kay Mang Romy

Dear Tay, Una sa lahat, Happy Father’s Day Tay! Sumusulat ako ngayon dahil hindi na ako sanay na sabihin sa inyo ng harapan kung anong mga nararamdaman ko. Ang weird nga po ng feeling ko na habang sinusulat ko ‘to ay nasa gilid lang kayo, nagbabasa ng libro at nakikinig ng classical music. Hindi na kasi tayo ganun kalapit sa isa’t-isa kagaya noong Grade 3 …

Breaking Down Boulders

Was it all just a dream? I stared at the row of cars in front of me as I blew hazy white rings into the night sky during my lunch hour. My mind was in a blank state. I didn’t want my traitorous thoughts to fall prey to the foolishness of my heart. Just for an hour. But it seems a futile task because my …