Matapos akong ma-confine ng tatlong araw sa UP Infirmary isang linggo matapos ang pagpapakabayani sa Edsa’t Mendiola, akala ninyo’y mapapasama pa ninyo ako sa isa na namang pag-aalsa? Hah, ano kayo, sinusuwerte?
Good morning. Kagigising ko lang. Check out my articles section. I’ve uploaded some of my favorite essays. The latest issue of Ang Aming Katha is now online.
I want to put into use my DLR3-P data cable, so I am giving a Harry Potter logo (for Nokia phones only) to Harry Potter fans who visit my site. If you want to receive this logo, just send me an e-mail with your cell phone number.
I now have a wireless journal at Pinoyexchange.com. I use my cellular phone to post messages on it. If you are a Globe user and has also signed up for the PEx wireless journal, you may post messages by composing WJ TO CEDIE AND-YOUR -MESSAGE and then send it to 2333.
Last night, I was about to finish Anne Rice’s “Vittorio the Vampire” — there’s only one chapter left for me to read — but I forgot it at the office. Sayang talaga.
By the way, please check out my recent article in Peyups.com column Tembtation. Entitled “Muling Pagtatagpo,” it starts this way:
“Dinalaw mo na naman ako kagabi. Hindi ko iyon inaasahan. Akala ko’y nilimot mo na ako. O kinalimutan na kita. Hindi pa pala. Sa muli nating pagkikita, napakalapit natin sa isa’t isa, at halos ay magkadikit ang ating mga katawan. Malinaw na malinaw kong natitigan ang maganda mong mukhang kaytagal kong kinabaliwan. O, kay igting ng pagnanasa kong mahagkan ang mapupula mong mga labi na lagi kong pinapangarap.” Read more here.
Got to go now, Peyups EB’s at 6pm and it’s quarter to five already.
The controversial installment of the “Hello, Billy!” advertisement series of telecom giant Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company, which earned the ire of the gay and lesbian community, has been pulled out. Yet, the hurt of the insult it supposedly directed against male homosexuals remains.
Danton Remoto, author of Ladlad, a gay anthology, said there had been times when they wondered why ad agencies could not focus on the gay and lesbian community as a target market. But now that they are doing it, he pleads, “Please stop insulting us.” Continue reading “Gays protest gender stereotyping in mass media advertising”