Category Archives: short story

Camillo

*** I wrote a story before writing a spec script for my screenwriting class. What I realized after this exercise was how hard it was to translate prose into a script.*** On Spiderman sheets and surrounded with Dungeons and Dragon … Continue reading

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Princess Bed

Cici arrives in IKEA with mismatched socks. Her winter jacket is three sizes too big for her. Her long pants rumpled, with dried mud on its knees. Her face looks gaunt, as if she has just recovered from a long illness. … Continue reading

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December Romance

The Planning I’ve been counting the days till the 13th of December when I have a week with someone I really like. We were suppose to spend this week getting to know each other a bit more, reconfirming feelings, and … Continue reading

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Dagat (the sea) – excerpt

A short excerpt from a novella I am working on. Title: Dagat (the sea) Twenty typhoons hit the Philippines in a year. Some are mild monsoon torrents, summer drizzles, or storms that fold shores with tsunamis. Inland they turn into … Continue reading

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Catharsis

A female elf in skimpy hunting gear dances inside a computer generated town hall. The bright and joyous pixels contain no discerning feature or personality, and surrounding her are avatars of the same kind waving animated arms in synchronized harmony. … Continue reading

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