being charlie and gondry

I like my header. It’s a screen grab from one of my favorite films, Being John Malkovich. It was written by the brilliant Charlie Kaufman, who also wrote The Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind–it’s one of the most beautiful love stories ever written and made. Well, what else do you get from a Kaufman-written…

circa libis at mule

Nawiwirduhan na ako sa amin ng mga kaibigan ko. Kaya na naming sabihin ang “hay, ang mga kabataan talaga ngayon” e parang kailan lang e kami ang sinasabihang mga pakawala nung gumigimik pa kami noon sa Libis, kahit 2nd year high school pa lang’t kaka-aral pa lang ng Biology, sabay order ng Mule at kunwari’y…

puro ka konsepto, puro ka drowing

Aminado naman akong hindi ako marunong magsulat ng script, bukod sa tama nga ang sabi ng isa kong kaibigan, “Puro ko konsepto! Puro ka drowing!”, (minsan nga pala, kaibigan ko rin ang sarili ko), kaya para makasulat na sa wakas, sumali ako sa isang scriptwriting workshop habang kauumpisa pa lang ng bagong taon. Subukan ko…

Dear Mr. Baz Luhrmann

I think you owe me an explanation. I think it was you, sir, who said that it was okay to not know what to do with your life “because the most interesting people I know didn’t know at 22 what they wanted to do with their lives” in a “song” addressed to the ladies and…

Sa Wakas (Sugarfree, 2003)

The Master Spinner said this issue’s theme is summer, which is fine, except that the CD I’d like to review has nothing to do with summer. In the meantime, while thinking of some contrived connection with summer, in the spirit of insistence, I’ll start writing about the greatest CD I’ve ever owned, and it’s not…