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A sonnet at the end of the year

By AA Patawaran Next year I resolve to start anew I’ll try and leave everything behind But this resolution is making me feel blue It’s…

Illustration by Oteph Antipolo

All is full of magic

By AA Patawaran Really, I don’t care if it’s true or not. If you give me a pill and it’s all placebo, so what?  Thank…


The Selfish Writer

By AA Patawaran I’m taking off from a Facebook post I wrote over the weekend, which I headlined “Write from the heart, but must your…


Hey, Nineteen

By AA Patawaran I met a girl, she was 19. Her mother introduced her to me over lunch, and I think the introduction was a…


Hail the Jeepney!

By AA Patawaran In the early 2000s, just before the social media revolution, hate mail or the call-in was the only way readers could get…