on the importance of seeing yourself out there

Filipinos are mutts. There is that asian, polynesian, hispanic pirate ancestry. I put myself in with the brown girls. Interestingly, I’m classified as Asian in whatever checkboxes track that at work, and not hispanic. It was a revelation living with

on the importance of seeing yourself out there

Filipinos are mutts. There is that asian, polynesian, hispanic pirate ancestry. I put myself in with the brown girls. Interestingly, I’m classified as Asian in whatever checkboxes track that at work, and not hispanic. It was a revelation living with

Harry’s Hypothesis: We Can Never Be Friends

Harry: You realize, of course, that we can never be friends. Sally: Why not? Harry: What I’m saying is — and this is not a come-on in any way, shape or form — is that men and women can’t be

Harry’s Hypothesis: We Can Never Be Friends

Harry: You realize, of course, that we can never be friends. Sally: Why not? Harry: What I’m saying is — and this is not a come-on in any way, shape or form — is that men and women can’t be

centered

I slept in the middle of the bed. It was a quiet momentous thing. I rearranged my space to reclaim it. I literally have a new perspective.  

centered

I slept in the middle of the bed. It was a quiet momentous thing. I rearranged my space to reclaim it. I literally have a new perspective.  

ephemeral

Ephemeral is a good word. It comes out as a breath, with that brief “mmmm”, a delicious note on the way to a lip licking “ell”. It’s a new day. This feeling of newness happens every once and a while –

ephemeral

Ephemeral is a good word. It comes out as a breath, with that brief “mmmm”, a delicious note on the way to a lip licking “ell”. It’s a new day. This feeling of newness happens every once and a while –

dailies

When I began this blog, oh…yowsah! fourteen years ago? (I suppose I could check.) I told myself I’d make it a daily thing and wouldn’t really tell people about it. I managed to do that for four years. All the

dailies

When I began this blog, oh…yowsah! fourteen years ago? (I suppose I could check.) I told myself I’d make it a daily thing and wouldn’t really tell people about it. I managed to do that for four years. All the

time passages

How do you measure – measure a year? In daylights – in sunsets In midnights – in cups of coffee In inches – in miles In laughter – in strife… Seasons of Love, RENT In beats In movements In Acts

time passages

How do you measure – measure a year? In daylights – in sunsets In midnights – in cups of coffee In inches – in miles In laughter – in strife… Seasons of Love, RENT In beats In movements In Acts

Blustery Day

CONNOR: Are you busy right now? Can I call you about the wind? wtf I call. “Did the tree fall down?” “No, but it looks like it might. Dennis says one fell down in his neighborhood.” “Yop. The main entrance

Blustery Day

CONNOR: Are you busy right now? Can I call you about the wind? wtf I call. “Did the tree fall down?” “No, but it looks like it might. Dennis says one fell down in his neighborhood.” “Yop. The main entrance

/ food

On the significance of food

Two of each kind of the dollar oysters. Yes to the drink special…A winter sangria. A salad of radicio and pork cracklings. It’s a special decadence to eat well, to be served. It’s a touch of sin to spend money

/ food

On the significance of food

Two of each kind of the dollar oysters. Yes to the drink special…A winter sangria. A salad of radicio and pork cracklings. It’s a special decadence to eat well, to be served. It’s a touch of sin to spend money

four letter words

The past is fluid. You think you have a handle on what was, but with some crucial bit of information you realize you had it all wrong. Who am I to you? Or you to me? What is the significance

four letter words

The past is fluid. You think you have a handle on what was, but with some crucial bit of information you realize you had it all wrong. Who am I to you? Or you to me? What is the significance