Monthly Archive: August, 2008

Putting Me Out of My Misery

Its Saturday night.  I’ve decided to waive my freedom to go out.  I think its time to redress my life just this once and find out where the hell I am going.  I’m… Continue reading

This Caught Me Absolutely Off-Guard

ACTUAL SENTENCES FOUND IN PATIENTS’ MEDICAL CHARTS at PHILIPPINE GENERAL HOSPITAL (PGH): 1. Patient has chest pain if she lies on her left side for over a year. 2. On the second day… Continue reading

Kill Me Now

The princess is back in her castle alright but she feels like she’s been hit by a Mac truck from outerspace.  Its her first week of actually taking calls and having a team… Continue reading

An Alcoholic’s Torment

An abstainer is a weak person who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure. A total abstainer is one who abstains from everything but abstention, and especially from inactivity in the… Continue reading

Lost Identity

I stare at the empty space upon my pants where my i.d. and access card were once supposed to be. Blinking in momentary deliberation as the shock sinks in I begin to twist… Continue reading

Lifetime Piling Up

Tennessee Williams once wrote: “When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone.”

The Aftermath of a Kiss

They say that there is a striking resemblance between an act of love and the ministrations of a torturer. I believe that it was my subtle innocence that captivated him.  A delicate, sumptous… Continue reading

Mirrors

Nathaniel Hawthorne once wrote: “No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.”

MIchael Phelps

8 golds in 8 events.  Amazing.  Perfect. A swimmer myself, I can’t help but to admire this seemingly immortal person.  He rocks my world and he’s like the icon. He is making history… Continue reading

All My Fault

I opened my eyes While you were kissing me once more than once And you looked as sincere as a dog Just as sincere as a dog does, When it’s the food on… Continue reading