Movie Review: Baka Bukas

Title: Baka Bukas Director: Samantha Lee Actors: Jasmine Curtis-Smith, Louise Delos Reyes Rating: 5 Stars   Story synopsis: “Alex (portrayed by Jasmine Curtis-Smith) is a 23-year old gay girl based in Manila. She is out in the closet to most…

Agnes of God: A Review

About a week ago I was at Onstage Theater in Greenbelt 1 Ayala to see Agnes of God, a brainchild of playwright John Pielmeier presented by none other than Repertory Philippines. I have received an invitation from The Ugly Writer…

The Holiday Inn – Ortigas

There are few occasions where I just want to stretch my legs, relax and forget the world. The stay at the Holiday Inn did just that.  It was my birthday so the missus and a friend of ours planned an…

Apps for Blogging (on the go)

Blogging became a trend that is vastly lucrative and nerve-wracking. Compared to traditional publishing, you have to keep evolving. You have to keep up with the trend – And be ready to promote it to the death (well, not literally).…

The 1,100php Evernote Premium Plan

If you’ve been using a smartphone since 2008 or a power user, you may have or are still using an app called Evernote. Evernote started as an all-around note-taking app but has then evolved to task-listing, meeting-scheduler, mugshot and contacts…