September 7, 2013

Watching “You’ve Been Facebooked” the Musical

September 6, 2013 | Sacred Heart School for Girls (Hijas Auditorium) We do not make light of Facebook. It has changed the way we see and use words such as “like,” “post,” “update,” and “wall.” It also makes grammarians cringe with the improperness and evolution of “unlike.” Facebook has after all cultivated a culture of “like”—the superficiality, ambiguity, and sincerity of it—made stronger with the absence of its counterparts. I do wish there were a dislike or hate button. Intoxicated with alcohol and idealism and armed with bottomless creativity, a group of young Cebuano artists—avid Facebook users themselves—named the Offbeats […]
January 8, 2013

Art: Home Is a Fable

Because I can’t, you must.  Lawrence Ypil and Nikay Paredes read new poems and talk about writing about home away from Cebu. at La Belle Aurore Bookshop Junquera G/F Honey Hunt Pensione House, Junquera Ext., Brgy. San Antonio, Cebu City