A Note to Kakak

The last we heard your voice, was on the anniversary of your birth date, which was only 2 weeks ago. You sounded so weak. And for the first time, she cried. You know how she is… always a toughie… but she cried, because she heard you over the phone, and she was really, really worried.…

Elevated Anatomy

Memory can only help me remember how it all started from the beginning until right now to what it is. Yet I can never be certain what it was that prompted the beginning until right now to what it is. To vindicate to dissect all those moments that come to be as if unworthy of…

Tell Me, Already

You bellow me with sweet words afraid of my downfalling into the myriad of emotions that had me drown in before. Building my make belief that protection is what you are giving me it did look like tender love, you know in that strong and warm façade. Yet, has that all changed now? my trust…

In remembrance of a moment at MIMO, 2014

Baby, this is such an experience sitting beside you here in this grand hall of Lick Hung School waiting for the possibility of your name to be called. The hall is in a mess, with parents, teachers, volunteers each trying to serve their best interest managing their other children, the students and the event liken…

Going By

Sadness does not mean need Missing does not mean want Because what it entails Is simply an experience lost or gone. Accompanied by an imagination of none That can be found in future Yet who am I to conclude Who am I to judge? The dance of the One Who plays its puppets to its…

Haunting Eclipse

You are like that shadow haunting me day and night. An object capable of bringing me to the heights of a happy dream or the pits of a nightmare. Just because of your appearance with your whims and fancy denying my whims and fancy suppressing what is to be arghhh…. the struggle. Yet you are…