Rice Soldiers

10:30am-11:00am Saturday morning, Sikatuna Village, Quezon City, Philippines Anonas Extension across from Savemore. After grocery shopping this morning, I go to a local carinderia to eat lugaw (hot chicken rice porridge). ¬†Because that’s the thing to do after you buy groceries…buy food to eat instantaneously. ¬† Anyways, as I’m ordering, a feel a slight tug […]


If you don’t know your context, SITCHOASSDOWN. First of all, I will start with the understanding that though I have lived and worked amongst the masa in Metro Manila for the past year and some change, I am still and will always be disconnected due in part to my natural aloof personality and my Filipina-Canadian-Americanness. […]