BY ANNE PLAZA
Prompt: Your sibling comes home with the mark of the duwende on their neck after disappearing for a day
According to an old legend, a young girl of fifteen went to the market to buy fish, meat and vegetables for the family meal....
If you're subscribed to Bookbedwatch, you've most likely been following the first season of this series, where Bibi Mangki of the Banana Feelings Comics has been recommending books. Today, Season 1 ends with its 15th episode: an excerpt from Detective Boys of Masangkay by Bernalyn Hapin...
BY JELA OLASO
Once upon a time,
when I was a little girl,
I found a red cap.
And so, I wore it!
I loved my red cap,
my first love ever.
We stayed together.
We walked together.
We sang and danced together.
Until one day—
li'l brother and I
rode a tricycle, and
BY SHEALEA IRAL
What are the hard sciences? you ask to the class
a person from the back answers
your right hand briefly dances in the air
an obviously dismissive gesture
and light laughter forces its way out of your weary throat
now let’s forget about the hard sciences
BY LUCILLE DE MESA, CELESTINE TRINIDAD, SARAH BULALACAO, MIKKI SHIU AND BJ MEDINA
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Girlie held his gaze. Every fiber of her being screamed for her to avert her eyes, keep them on the ground or the ceiling or the wall, anywhere other than...