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#BookbedFictory 024: ‘The Twelfth Step, A Twelfth Ingredient’

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: It’s the first time you’ve visited your home province in 20 years. Nothing has changed. Adobo de Sansinukob I. Warm (1) a […]

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#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 […]

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#BookbedFictory 015: ‘Artifacts from the Parent’

by Joel Donato Jacob Prompt: The cure for a new deadly epidemic is almost scarier than the disease. Arvin C. Diesmos, Mae L. Diesmos and Rafe M. Brown Abstract The Philippine amphibian fauna introduced species of frogs: Bufo marinus (Linnaeus), Raba catasbeiana (Shaw), Hoplobatrachis chinensis (Osbeck), Rana erythraea (Sclegel), and Kaloula pulchra (Gray). Bufo marinus […]