Monthly Archives: April 2015

This afternoon, Shimmer magazine’s editor emailed me to say they have accepted my short story, “The Star Maiden.” This story is very dear to me for a number of reasons. First and foremost, it was written for my Filipina mother … Continue reading

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It’s rare that you’ll find something more depressing than a law school library during exam week. The air is stale. People turn flat, expressionless gazes toward you. Their cheeks always look a little fuller, and you’re never quite sure whether … Continue reading

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  There are some professions where injury just seems part and parcel of the job. And then there is writing. No matter where you write — a secluded room, a vast beach…a secluded beach — *how* you write is just … Continue reading

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This blog will heavily feature Panda, our Great Pyr. Panda lends himself to blog posts not just because he is omniscient and fluffy, but also because his presence is the cure-all to writer’s block. If I’m lacking in prompts or … Continue reading

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