Life Lately | 07

To the tune of Sunday Currently. READING David Duchovny’s Bucky F*cking Dent. (Yes, that David Duchovny.) Originally, I planned on reading Holy Cow, his first novel, but then when I checked Goodreads, the consensus on that one was almost evenly split between really good and really bad—and I don’t trust extremes. Bucky F*cking Dent had *mostly* good reviews. […]

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Sari-Sari Storybooks: Keeping Our Languages Alive with Children’s Stories

Sari-Sari Storybooks seeks a revival of Filipino languages with children's stories written in dialect. “Language holds culture, and we shape our realities through word,” Christina Newhard wrote to explain the importance of showcasing linguistic diversity, “If certain words simply don’t exist anymore, or the language vanishes, culture disappears.” Christina is a New-York based graphic designer [...]

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2016 Readers Survey a.k.a. the Friendship Test

Let us work together in improving this blog. I can’t believe it’s only been six months. It feels like this blog has been around forever. Since it was launched in May, we’ve gone through a rediscovery of Manila documented through one photowalk after another, a few interviews and collaborations. It’s been busy, but even so, I’m sure [...]

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