Articles, Movie Reviews

Movie Review: Annihilation

{Movie Review} ANNIHILATION This 2018 scifi horror movie based on Jeff VanderMeer’s best-selling Southern Reach Trilogy baffles, terrifies, provokes, and leaves the viewer uneasy and disoriented. https://youtu.be/ufaDurSCKOk When her husband vanishes during a secret mission, biologist Lena joins an expedition into a mysterious region sealed off by the U.S. government. Annihilation Movie Review: This 2018 scifi… Continue reading Movie Review: Annihilation

Events, Short Stories, Uncategorized, Writing Contests

Black Love

This is my winning entry for Bookbed Fictory, Bookbed.org’s very first fic fest. Black Love, with 6,634 words, won first place. Prompt: Your (significant other) is rumored to be an engkanto. *** The brilliant red, odd-looking shape was what my eyes caught first. With each movement, it stretched out gracefully, much like a yawning mouth.… Continue reading Black Love

Articles, News and Events, Uncategorized, Writing Contests

My ‘Black Love’ won first place at #BookbedFictory 2017!

Disclaimer: There are too many firsts in this post. You have been warned! It was a pleasant surprise for me when my entry, Black Love, won first prize at Bookbed.org’s very first fiction writing contest held this year. Writing a love story about Philippine mythological creatures like tikbalang (horse demon) and kapre (tree demon) was… Continue reading My ‘Black Love’ won first place at #BookbedFictory 2017!