#BookbedFictory 022: ‘More Than Strings and Fate’

by Paola Aliedo This year’s Fictory is for a cause. We donate P100 to a chosen beneficiary for every fic submitted this July. Participate here if you can. Enjoy this one! Prompt: You don’t believe in soulmates but you’re one of the few people who can see the red string on their finger (red string…More

#BookbedFictory 021: ‘To Be’

by Eko This year’s Fictory is for a cause. We donate P100 to a chosen beneficiary for every fic submitted this July. Participate here if you can. Enjoy this one! Prompt: You’ve only got two choices to survive: go up or go down. As soon as I emerged into the world, I was told the…More

#BookbedFictory 020: ‘Visitor’

by Shien This year’s Fictory is for a cause. We donate P100 to a chosen beneficiary for every fic submitted this July. Participate here if you can. Enjoy this one! Prompt: You are going to be invisible for the next three hours. How would you make the most of this time? Ida wasn’t sure if…More

#BookbedFictory 019: ‘Ryker’

by Irish Fleur This year’s Fictory is for a cause. We donate P100 to a chosen beneficiary for every fic submitted this July. Participate here if you can. Enjoy this one! Prompt: “Don’t be scared. I just need you to come with me for a minute.” He’s gone. How many times do I need to…More

#BookbedFictory 018: ‘To The Girl in the Sky’

by Bianca Mediatrix This year’s Fictory is for a cause. We donate P100 to a chosen beneficiary for every fic submitted this July. Participate here if you can. Enjoy this one! Prompt: He had waited 20 years to return it. Once upon a time, there lived a God of the Sky and his young daughter—the…More

#BookbedFictory 017: ‘Paranoia’

by Jessica E Larsen This year’s Fictory is for a cause. We donate P100 to a chosen beneficiary for every fic submitted this July. Participate here if you can. Enjoy this one! Prompt: As a joke, you take a DNA test to find out where your ancestors are from. The results have just come back:…More

#BookbedFictory 016: ‘The Bowler Hat’s Lover’

by Joel Donato Jacob This year’s Fictory is for a cause. We donate P100 to a chosen beneficiary for every fic submitted this July. Participate here if you can. Enjoy this one! Prompt: He wanted to tell him how much he loved him but… The red satin lining of the black bowler hat clung to…More

Bookbed recommends: ‘Ti Dakkel nga Armang’

by KB Meniado Saanak launay makaawat ti Ilocano ngem nagpatulung ak ken ni tatang ko nga basaen diay Ti Dakkel nga Armang, ket narigatan met isuna nga maawatan dagidiay nauneg nga Ilocano. (Pangasinan-Ilocano ni tatang ko.) Mayat latta iti pinagbasa mi ti napintas nga istorya nga maipanggep ken ni armang community idiay Rimos, masursuroan ka…More