Movies: A Star is Born, Burn the Stage, Fantastic Beasts

Is it still a [ random movie time ] if I sit down to deliberate on these movies, days after the fact? IT WAS OKAY.Β Everyone’s happy to throw the Oscar word around this 2018 rock-pop drama, but to me it was… okay. Seasoned musician Jackson Maine (seasoned actor-diretor Bradley Cooper) struggles with alcoholism, depression, and…

Movie: Goyo (2018)

A subdued, painful, and introspective cinematic masterpiece. Watch it, love it, support it.

Permanence

I will live my whole life trying to capture the ephemeral. I will stretch our few seconds into eternities.

#SikatPinoy and why I love local

Loving, celebrating and supporting local products is difficult when our malls are saturated with big-name β€œlocal” brands (which outsource their manufacturing to China and import their models from Korea) and foreign labels. Aside from tiangges, seasonal mall fairs, and online shopping, we don’t really have a lot of local options. So when an opportunity likeΒ Sikat…

Book Launch: Princess Liv

Because the story was a children’s story, there were plenty of interactive stations for kids in the venue. Honestly I wanted to paint with the kids… but I am unfortunately a very old 22.Β