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BY KATH C. EUSTAQUIO-DERLA [caption id="attachment_7876" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Photo by Scott Baraquel Jr.[/caption] It’s been a week since the Tagaytay escape. I’m not even sure if I should call it an escape. It seems, at least to me, that I walked right back into a trap. I am back at...

BY LUCILLE DE MESA I never thought I would have a chance to walk hand in hand with you on a Valentine’s Day weekend. Every Sunday is your day with her. I’ve already accepted that I can only be with you on a normal day where everybody...

BY KATH C. EUSTAQUIO-DERLA [caption id="attachment_7740" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Photo by Scott Baraquel Jr.[/caption] My college life was split in half: the one before Matthew and the years after it. When I graduated from college, I told myself I was closing a phase. Four years later, who would have thought...

BY KATH C. EUSTAQUIO-DERLA Four years later. Greenbelt 3, Makati City. [caption id="attachment_7404" align="aligncenter" width="960"] Photo by Deke de Guia[/caption] Cold. That’s how I’ve always described the night breeze in Makati. Even in the summer, when the city is bursting with life, Makati feels cold, distant. Maybe that’s why people who live and...