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The Vase

​Whodunit?  Friday evening, the mom asked her kids, “Who broke the vase?”  The dad enumerated the whereabouts of the siblings prior to the incident: John was studying in his room when he heard the loud crash in the living room.…

Your way or the highway

You may have gotten on an unlucky streak. Nothing’s going your way. You didn’t get that promotion you think you deserve, You just got dumped by your boyfriend/girlfriend, You keep being denied on your visa application, You cannot hail a…

The 2016 HP Pavilion 14

Image credited to HP Philippines website. As I recently damaged the screen of my old touchscreen laptop, I got the new 5th gen Intel i5 2.5Ghz powered 14 inch laptop from HP as a replacement for my year-old 11.6 inch…

Pearl Farm – Davao

Each year we lavish on a trip beyond our budget. Pearl Farm Davao didn’t disappoint. The moment we got there, we were greeted by the welcoming committee with songs and drinks, for a second there I thought I was in…

Clarity

Pocket Horror Story The apartment building was doing some major reconstruction for an expansion they got when a major mall tycoon became a stakeholder. According to the prints, they will convert the dilapidated shithole to a millennial’s condo paradise. This…
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The Fly

I woke up on my bed a few days after my wife died. I was staring at the ceiling when I noticed a fly. It was there. Not moving. Looking down at me. I stared at it for hours. Finally,…
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Not a Pluviophile

Pluviophile. I am not. I admire and envy people who love the rain. The same cannot be said for me. The rain is a cold and unrelenting reminder of how stupid I can be. It laughs at me for my…
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An affordable Media Center

Don’t have the budget or patience to build your very own HTPC? Want a home entertainment system that just works? Do you have excess gadgets just gathering dust in your drawer? Let’s put them to good use. Again. First, you’ll…
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REM

You are running barefoot. The marsh is devoid of life other than yours. You feel the cold dew from the grass, the moist dirt beneath you as you haste towards nowhere. You keep on running. You don’t stop to catch…
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Road Warrior

Death Toll 10 He has been in Skout for more than 3 years now. He’s met a number of people there too. He’d do it off classes, between breaks or during commute. Tonight, he used the LRT as it is…
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Brand Specialist

Death Toll 9 He woke up and found himself five blocks from his workplace. He overslept again. It has been like this since he met his latest client. His last copy allowed him to mingle with some public figures and…
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Beguiled

Death Toll 8 Her white uniform is drenched in blood. She can’t tell if it is hers but she knew her vitals are really bad. She lay on the floor with a surgical knife in hand. Her last breath was…