[Filipino Friday 2014] #3: Fanfiction

I’m loving the questions to this year’s Filipino Friday. All of them are so right up my alley haha. Fanfiction is pretty popular, no doubt about it, but it has been received with mixed feelings by many authors and writers. Some don’t mind it, and even welcome readers who give their own spin on their […]

[Booking Through Thursday] For a Friend

It’s been a while since I participated in Booking Through Thursday. This week’s (or rather, last) question is: If someone you know has just published a book—do you feel obliged to buy a copy? Even if it’s not the kind of book you’d normally read? This has happened to me before. A friend of mine […]

Filipino Fridays 2014 #2: Author Aspirations

On to week two! The countdown to the Filipino Reader Con 2014: Readers Turned Writers continues. This week, they ask this question: As a reader, have you ever thought about writing a book? What kind of books/stories do you want to write? Or are you now a published author, and what compelled you to go […]

Enter if you dare: UPCAT

Tomorrow is one of UP’s biggest events: the UPCAT. Thousands of students from all across the country will go to the different campuses and testing centers, take the exam to try and get into the University of the Philippines. I honestly cannot remember much about the exam itself, but the events around it are pretty […]