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Late Night Conversation

And I can't get over you. I cannot just erase you in my mind. I cannot just unlove the spirit that lives in your chest, and just like how you vanished, I cannot convince myself that you were just a mirage from a lucid dream.
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Isang araw nakilala kita. Hindi na ako sanay pero ako’y buong pusong nagpakilala. Hindi pa ako handa pero ako’y nagpakita. Tapos kinilala ka pa. Nagbabakasakali lang naman.
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Now that she is halfway here, the distance decreases and, the giant saucer of the horizon doesn’t reach in, but flips itself knowingly.


Speak people, speak. Raise your voice to the highest peak. Wake up dear fools, our Government will not mourn for us But we’ll lament to know, they were the ones pulling the trigger toward us.
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Ang Bahaghari

Ang Bahaghari is a spoken word poetry entry written and shared by Jelyn V. Chavez to The Ugly Writers with the theme Pandemic for the month of April.   Ang Bahaghari   Sakuna, kaguluhan,kagutuman at sakit gawa ng isang epidemya..…

Anak, Gising Na!

Tila kay gandang isulat ng iyong kwento na kung saan ay sisimulan ito sa panimulang, "Isang araw, sa lugar na nabubuhay ang mga nag-iibigan ay naroon ang ikaw at siya."