Interpretive Reading – The Monodrama#2: The Wicked Queen’s Lament (Author Unknown)

070114 I am so sick of being called the Wicked Queen! I am not wicked, I'm obsessive. There's a big difference. All I ever wanted was to be the fairest in the land. Maybe attempted homicide was a bit extreme, but that doesn't make me evil. Do you have any idea what it's like to … Continue reading Interpretive Reading – The Monodrama#2: The Wicked Queen’s Lament (Author Unknown)

Interpretive Reading – The Monodrama#1: The Step Sister Speaks Out (by Peg Kehret)

070114 It isn't easy being the ugly stepsister. Everybody always feels so sorry for poor little Cinderella, but what about me? I deserve a little sympathy, too. Does MY fairy godmother ever turn up with a magic wand? Does the prince ever dance with me at the ball? Not on your life. The best I … Continue reading Interpretive Reading – The Monodrama#1: The Step Sister Speaks Out (by Peg Kehret)

How Are You?

013018 “Good morning! How are you?” --- “How are you?”; “Kamusta?” This is default question which we usually answer with an equally default answer: “I’m good.”; “Doing good.”; “I’m fine. You?”; “Eto, okay naman buhay pa.” Are you really? --- In this highly-digitalized, ultra-fast-paced, social media-succumbing world that we are living in, one cannot help … Continue reading How Are You?