Stuck. In traffic, in time, on the phone, in line.

Stuck. In traffic, in time, on the phone, in line.

fat http://wp.me/syD8g-fat

I don’t mind getting fat, I tell people. This is the reward I give myself for having to care so much, for so many years, about how I looked, how I dressed.

fat http://wp.me/syD8g-fat

I don’t mind getting fat, I tell people. This is the reward I give myself for having to care so much, for so many years, about how I looked, how I dressed.

danger http://wp.me/syD8g-danger

You never know what you’re up against when you ply these streets, he tells me. One night, I picked up two men in Chinatown.

danger http://wp.me/syD8g-danger

You never know what you’re up against when you ply these streets, he tells me. One night, I picked up two men in Chinatown.

patricio, personalized fiction in Esquire Philippines, aug 2014

patricio, personalized fiction in Esquire Philippines, aug 2014

Patricio
by Regina Abuyuan

When we arrived at the farm, Patricio would be there, Adidas basketball jersey hanging to his hip, the tip of his penis peeking underneath.

My son of a bitch father used to boast that we had a security guard to guard our farmhouse.

We didn’t have a security guard. We had an idiot named Patricio who refused to wear underpants, or any sort of pants for that matter, and…

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church http://wp.me/syD8g-church

A perpetual low light hung over the island—it was the same from sunrise to sundown. At dawn, the lights of a nearby cathedral come to life.

church http://wp.me/syD8g-church

A perpetual low light hung over the island—it was the same from sunrise to sundown. At dawn, the lights of a nearby cathedral come to life.

Finally found a copy in Fisher Mall of all places! Chose the diokno and CPR covers bec “mahusay si diokno” and this particular photo was shot by ramon vecina, our friend Paolo vecina’s father, both according to Derek. (Paolo shoots for us at Seafarer Asia, among others.) Turn to the notes & essays section to read a piece of personalized fiction by me :) thank you again sarge lacuesta for the assignment. :) now it can be told—i wrote this on my phone on 6 shots of scotch with @sabrosolechon yakking in my ear. #writedrunkeditsober #esquirephilippines #statesmen #fivecovers

Finally found a copy in Fisher Mall of all places! Chose the diokno and CPR covers bec “mahusay si diokno” and this particular photo was shot by ramon vecina, our friend Paolo vecina’s father, both according to Derek. (Paolo shoots for us at Seafarer Asia, among others.) Turn to the notes & essays section to read a piece of personalized fiction by me :) thank you again sarge lacuesta for the assignment. :) now it can be told—i wrote this on my phone on 6 shots of scotch with @sabrosolechon yakking in my ear. #writedrunkeditsober #esquirephilippines #statesmen #fivecovers

Finally found a copy in Fisher Mall of all places! Chose the diokno and CPR covers bec “mahusay si diokno” and this particular photo was shot by ramon vecina, our friend Paolo vecina’s father, both according to Derek. (Paolo shoots for us at Seafarer Asia, among others.) Turn to the notes & essays section to read a piece of personalized fiction by me :) thank you again sarge lacuesta for the assignment. :) now it can be told—i wrote this on my phone on 6 shots of scotch with @sabrosolechon yakking in my ear. #writedrunkeditsober #esquirephilippines #statesmen #fivecovers

Finally found a copy in Fisher Mall of all places! Chose the diokno and CPR covers bec “mahusay si diokno” and this particular photo was shot by ramon vecina, our friend Paolo vecina’s father, both according to Derek. (Paolo shoots for us at Seafarer Asia, among others.) Turn to the notes & essays section to read a piece of personalized fiction by me :) thank you again sarge lacuesta for the assignment. :) now it can be told—i wrote this on my phone on 6 shots of scotch with @sabrosolechon yakking in my ear. #writedrunkeditsober #esquirephilippines #statesmen #fivecovers

love on reboot

they come every night. they drink the hard stuff. the serious stuff. malt liquor, up to a liter each.

love on reboot

they come every night. they drink the hard stuff. the serious stuff. malt liquor, up to a liter each.

how my sons learned just how ugly the world can be :(

how my sons learned just how ugly the world can be :(

the twins were interviewed by ABS-CBN’s ‘Bandila’ recently.

the interview was meant to be part of a report about how Filipino kids find it hard to speak and write Filipino.

it’s a timely issue. it’s a real issue.

the way Filipino has been taught in schools has deadened our curiosity for the language.

the way Filipino is spoken in mainstream shows and movies has robbed Filipino (and not just…

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80 boats are going to burn tonight. #hungryghost #supermoon

80 boats are going to burn tonight. #hungryghost #supermoon