September 3, 2014
What is Love?
Love is to wait in line with them to ride the bus. It’s to sleep simultaneously during a Skype video call. It’s to tell them the importance of an umbrella throughout the year. It’s to ask, “Kumain ka na ba?”
What is Love?
It’s to wake up early so you can sit comfortably in the bus. It’s to have video calls with loved ones: family, friends and lovers. It’s to bring an umbrella throughout the year. It’s to make sure, “Kumain ka na nga.”
September 12, 2014
It’s surprising how certain things can change in a moment; how a color and simple neck movements trigger interest. I sit there so I couldn’t be noticed. But I actually sit there to get another view of that back. To have a different recollection of those angles. The decision gave me a view of differently better angles. You were wearing a greyish green shirt with distinct sweat marks. Maybe you ran to get there. You stretch your arm revealing contours I’ve come to like. You could be hoping to hit something you shouldn’t. Maybe I was hoping you’d hit something you shouldn’t.
September 17, 2014
Does she know he looks at her with those eyes that are asking a multitude of questions? “Of why the world stops when she smiles?" Or of why he drives him a little crazy with her flawless chocolate brown complexion? Mr. CS and high-school-uniform wearing hottie’s love story is happening before my eyes but not a word is uttered. I should ask…