• Teasers

    It’s under control [Tuesday Teaser]

    angel, demon, fantasy fiction

    “That was close.” Cadriel maneuvered himself in midair and smiled at the angel coming out of the blinding light with hair almost as white as his folded wings behind him. “Agnolo, why are you here?” Like him, Agnolo suspended himself in the air and looked him straight in the eyes. “Cadriel, the gods—” He raised his hand…

  • Poem / Poetry

    I’m Dying

    dying inside

    Torn between two choices I'm hesitant to choose The one that promise the best Is something I know, I'll hate My brain is telling me go But my heart saying no I'm stuck in a whirlwind...

  • News,  Writing

    Out to camp

    There’s an expression in the Philippines, which probably is the same in English or another language, it goes like “Bakit ka pa kumuha ng bato na ipupokpok sa ulo?” (Why did you go and get a stone to hit your head?) because I can’t help that I’m holding that stone right now. As most of you know,…

  • awards,  Blogging,  Writing

    Where it began…

    I started blogging around the summer of 2003… WordPress was still a baby then, but I no longer have access to that blog which I actually emptied before abandoning it. Yeah… My blog back then was created to relieve my homesickness and share my life outside the country which was why I called it “Abroad Life”. But…

  • My deepest thought,  Poem / Poetry

    Behind the Lies

    Today is the 18th year since my husband and I first met. This is the day we are using to celebrate as our anniversary instead of our wedding day. The day my life changed. Below is the words dedicated to him. As a child I dream of nothing but a perfect family. I never had it but…

  • Micro Fiction,  Writing

    Truth is a lie (#1)

    truth is a lie

    Un Jin-Hwan gazed at the giant trees in front of him and frown at the unexplainable feeling which spread in his chest. He lost his memories and only pieces remain. And from those pieces, he knows that he was no longer in Earth, he was a Korean orphan who joined a spaceship bound for another solar system…

  • Poem / Poetry

    Me to you [repost]

    I no longer see anything because something just filled me inside I can’t think of anything elseOther than your voice in my mind Love me or let me go, you saidI was a coward but hear this out I like you, I love you, I need you,This is the words I want you to know. © Yesika Forest

  • random,  Writing

    Lying is an art

    art of lying

    I hate how I’m easily distracted. Sometimes when I’m searching for material for my #WIP (work-in-progress) I end all over the nett far from where I started. Today, I was searching Zhangye because Perfectly Imperfect, my latest WIP includes traveling to China. And I type in the city name, viewed some beautiful photo and land information… an…

  • Poem / Poetry

    Fly

    fly - poem

    I want to experience to fly, Just like a bird in the sky. I want to feel the wind in my wings, Feel the moving air on my skin. Impossible dream, I know. But to experience it, Even once will be nice. I wish I can fly over the sea, Over peaks and valleys. Enjoy the beauty,…

  • Blogging,  musing

    Stop reading what you hate!

    Stop-reading-what-you-hate

    I LOVE READING BOOKS! I will be blogging a lot of book reviews and bookish stuff if I let myself go crazy, but I know that this will also drive some of my blog readers – who isn’t into books- insane so I try to refrain myself. My kindle is full of ebooks, I’m currently reading two…