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y Silver Comma soli soli soli

June, 2015

I love the country I live in now—I’ve grown here, made friends here, written poetry here. Still, I remember how I felt on the night I arrived. It’s the only thing I remember about that night really, t...

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y Silver Comma soli soli soli

Chocolate and fish

Very vivid memory of a morning long ago. Champorado and tuyo (chocolate porridge-thing and dried fish). I think it was the first time I figured out that things weren't all black and white or something...

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y Silver Comma soli soli soli

Alamat ng Araw, Buwan, at Bituin (Legend of the Sun, Moon, and Stars )

A Filipino story from my childhood

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merrymuse
merrymuse Bronze Comma Sunflower with her head up in clouds.

Close Encounters of the Third World

Sunflower musings: thoughts about my country...

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y Silver Comma soli soli soli

I miss the flowers of my home

(flag was illustrated, 2015 -- the rest of the pictures are not my own)

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hanchanah97
hanchanah97 Filipino | 97 Liner | Amateur Writer

Flavor of the Road

What’s my favorite ice-cream flavor? It’s the “flavor of the road.”

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julcee
julcee Bronze Comma Filipina. Always looking for coffee.

Her Last Letter

Throwing away her love letters is just the easy part. Not until she gave her last letter.

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tinkerbell
tinkerbell A world of my thoughts and feelings

Independence Day

Happy Independence Day. Salute to the fearless Filipino heroes who fought for the freedom we have today.

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mochi
mochi filipino artist/writer/ lov a gud time

Brown Baby of the Mother Moon

first lil story thing- just missing the islands I've never been to/ also an intro to stuff I'll be writing about in like a soft way so yeah expect more yehaw

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hannahvlaurel
hannahvlaurel 19. Writes, photographs, draws.

The Buried Past As I Work. (A Short Fiction Story)

It isn't what you think it is at first / A short story about why the working class do what they do.

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badoodz
badoodz Reconnecting with my inner self

Spoil of War

Settings: The year was 1648, a century of Spanish colonization of the Philippines but a war just broke against the Spaniards. The Dutch has just waged war against Spain and wants to liberate the Filip...

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hannahvlaurel
hannahvlaurel 19. Writes, photographs, draws.

I Can't Write Right.

A poem about how sometimes you just feel you lack the will to write with impact.

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cm_cui
cm_cui Let us talk about dreams

Lolo Romy's Once Upon A Time in Cebu: The Chicken Egg

Lolo Romy's Once Upon A Time in Cebu: The Chicken Egg

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