Category Archives: Personal

Hidamari Sketch: Sae and Writing What You (Don’t) Know

I like Sae. She’s the closest approximation to who I am out of all the Hidamari Sketch girls, on top of her being an actual writer. Granted, it’s never really explained how good she is, nor are we treated to … Continue reading

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The Summer Triangle (or something I wrote to keep myself sane in these lonely hours of convalescence)

Last night I queued up for almost two hours in a taxi stand, inebriated and due for a most terrible stomach flu (to say little of the tongue-lashing my parents gave me when I returned home at 2 AM). To … Continue reading

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A Manabi Farewell

A colleague of mine (a fine English gentleman who works in Tokyo) just had his last day at work. He left in order to pursue a doctorate degree in Eastern languages. As me and my Manila teammates worked closely with … Continue reading

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Continuing Meta

Setting aside my carefree disposition and minding about my blog at length, for once.

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A Brief Interlude

I’m supposed to sleep early, but insomnia woke up at this ungodly hour. My imaginary doctor told me to write a most unguarded post, so here it is. Let me say two things: I love anime. I love blogging anime. … Continue reading

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