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Art: Home Is a Fable

lnBecause 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 

Reading begins at 7:30 p.m.

Lawrence Ypil is the author of The Highest Hiding Place. He is a Palanca Awardee and received an MFA in Poetry from Washington University in St. Louis under a Fulbright Scholarship. He is now with University of Iowa’s Nonfiction Writing Program.

Nikay Paredes is a second year MFA candidate in Poetry at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York. Her poems have appeared in The Electronic Monsoon Magazine, Philippine Daily Inquirer and Tuesday; An Art Project.

*Poster by Erik Tuban

Jona | Backpacking with a Book

Hi there, I’m Jona! I’m in my early 30s and is currently based in Ha Noi, Vietnam.I primarily write poetry and short stories in Cebuano and lengthy travel essays in English. Blogging has become an outlet to think out loud. I live the life I set for myself. I try to live an unapologetic life. For collaborations, projects, and other things, please email me at backpackingwithabook@gmail.com. Find me somewhere else!

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