My story Milagroso came out on Tor.com last month. (Check out the beautiful cover art by Keith Negley!) It’s a near-future science-fiction fantasy about food, faith, and revisiting one’s home. This story had a pretty interesting journey, so I wanted to share some things I learned while writing/subbing it, in case it helps anyone else.Read More
Timing is a weird thing. I’m more surprised than anyone to have two stories out today! They both have take place during winter, and have a main duo as core characters, but other than that they are nothing alike.Read More
Last week a pretty awesome thing happened: the Book Smugglers declared 2016 as the Year of the Superhero, and announced that they will be publishing my Hurricane Heels Series!Read More
2014 is a difficult year for me to describe. It had high highs and low lows, and for whatever reason, they were more pronounced this year than before. I can think of a few culprits. It was my first year of Official Adulting, or at least not spending most of my days in school. I went through two moves – from California back to Manila for a few months, and then from Manila to London (which was also my first time ever being in Europe). I went up a ski lift. I (barely) solved two Mystery Manila rooms. I endured three harrowing visa applications.
I also tried, as best as I knew how, to be a ‘working writer.’ A lot of the times it felt like patting my back with one hand and slapping my face with the other. But there’s a lot to be grateful for.Read More