the ugly writers

Engraved

I will never forget that time when we danced the night away. That time when it was only you and me, heart to heart, no words exchanged.
true happiness

True Happiness

After scrutinizing each road I reminded myself why am I here Croaking happily as I walked past was a toad True Happiness, I long to have it near
treat the symptom

Treat the Symptom, Ignore the Problem

Nobody chooses to be homeless, sleeping under awnings hoping the rain doesn’t soak everything you own, pressed against the side of a building trying to find a little warmth or relief from the sweltering heat and humidity.

City & Country

Every now and then he’ll blow 200 bucks on CDs in Edmonton, they’re just noise, why doesn’t he like Metallica and AC/DC like the rest of us? He’ll go thru jobs like socks, says he either gets bored or pissed off at the boss. Most of us work at Esso or A&W.
rare soul

A Rare Soul

You never thought of a day, a rare soul will come your way. Full of magical incarnations, defying the past manic tendencies aloof in time, delivering what is desired to your wants.
repentance

Repentance

I remember how painful it is to be cheated on... Doing everything for him. Serving him, loving him. I came to the point where I would just sit on a corner and stare. Overthinking everything that led to depression. Had no one to talk to about my issues with him. Including the pressure from my own family.

Rizalization

Libong taon man ang dumaan, ikaw ay mananatili sa aming isipan at sa isipan ng mga darating na henerasyon. Hindi lang dahil sa mga aral at leksiyon sa apat na sulok ng paaralan, hindi lang dahil sa mga lugar na tinawag na Rizal, hindi lang dahil sa dalawang nobelang iyong sinulat

Where Did You Fail Today?

My father used to ask me every dinner the question: “where did you fail today?” I thought it was an insane question. Instead of asking how was school or my day, this stressful question always pops out. It turns out…

Mabuhay Ng Wagas

Lumaban ng sagad at todo, Na kahit pagkatalo ay susuko sa yo. Lasapin ang bawat galak, Na kahit lungkot sa yo’y makiki-halakhak. Umibig ng totoo at walang alinlangan, Na kahit tadhana ay handa kang tulungan. Mabuhay ng wagas, Na parang…