In Loving Memory of Chrypto

Chiqui and Chunkee so far have no reaction. They were just looking at my husband as he placed Chrypto inside a box. He sealed him. We buried him in the yard. We were late for work but we didn’t feel like going actually.

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Isolation Day 9: Of Deaths & Realizations

Two of my aunts have passed away. This is the saddest thing being away. You don’t get to mourn with family. My mom would video chat with me about it as she cannot visit given our current situation— we’re all saddened by what we’ve heard from the Philippines. One of the 2 aunts is actually […]

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Eulogy

I don’t want to entrust this with anyone and I don’t want to end up with some cheesy line from a Sarah McLachlan song (an attempt to joke about my love for SM) or a mockery on how I love Grey’s Anatomy! I just won’t let them, hahaha.

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Twenty-Twenty-So-Far

This year has been quite a ride for everyone. Many of us suffered not just physically, but also financially, emotionally, mentally and spiritually. I have lost some friends & family members, not only from COVID but also from the systemic failure in providing healthcare for all during such trying time. Imagine declining care for a […]

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