I have been mentally writing this bit since 2015 and two years later, I’ve only typed the title and this intro. Today (it’s September 2017), I’ve decided to put it down. EDIT: Today is February 7, 2018 and posting it now for a couple of reasons. One is the date is significant and two, the… Continue reading How Hanging Out with the Good Guys Fucked Me Up
I've always been fascinated by the heavens; learning about the trifecta of the moon that was to happen on the last day of January 2018, I knew I had to witness it. Armed with just my Canon700D and its 18-55mm kitlens, I sat on our roof (not rooftop, no. Literally, the roof--shingles and all) and… Continue reading A Celestial Spectacle
This day last year, my mother and I had the opportunity to fly to another country for the first time. We were set to stay for four days and three nights in Hong Kong. We flew via Cathay Pacific Airways, and I just got to say it was a great and totally different flying experience… Continue reading HK-MFM Adventure with a Senior (P1/3)
I wrote about one of my dogs before, but that was a eulogy of sorts. This time around, I want to tell you about Lucho while he’s still here, alive and slobbery. Lucho is my dog for about a decade now. I’m not entirely sure how old he actually is, to me he’s still a… Continue reading Lucho
I'm as spaced out as he is.
2017 is just one plot twist after another, it’s crazy. Early in the year, my mother and I flew to another country for the first time. It was an amazing experience despite me being sick and my mom being extra extra extra senior-ish out there. What really got me though, is to see her see… Continue reading Erratic: 2017 Recap
Took a long while contemplating if I should share what's written in my yellow notebook--this year, I will finally include it on XanWrites. My Yellow Notebook will be a new category on my blog. It will consist of a collection of scribbles, raw, unfiltered, dark shorts I wrote in bleak moments in my life. All of… Continue reading The Yellow Notebook