because sometimes we want a little more comfort

June 30, 2015 / 0 comments

i told shireen not too worry. we have time. we will move fast soon. we are entering another phase. i will be praying harder and getting back to music not just to sway us but to push us further gently. we have space to roam.

sakop sa kaibuturan ng nanlalambing

May 24, 2015 / 0 comments

noong nakita kong kalakip sa isang pahina, nakasulat sa maliit na papel, pagkatapos ng kanyang pagyao – Kung hinihintay mang lang ng sasakop sa kaibuturan ng nanlalambing, hihintayin na rin kita, pusong nagbabaga. sari-saring bagay na naman ang lumilipad sa isip ko.

bergman: art lost its basic creative drive the moment it was separated from worship

May 13, 2015 / 0 comments

Regardless of my own beliefs and my own doubts, which are unimportant in this connection, it is my opinion that art lost its basic creative drive the moment it was separated from worship. It severed an umbilical cord and now lives its own sterile life, generating and degenerating itself. In former days the artist remained…

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some soho central u2708

January 24, 2015 / 0 comments

we would never have worked in a place like this. so caged and oh so liberty. good we at least have the bed 50% off the floor

very heavy burden and a great sigh of relief

January 16, 2015 / 0 comments

Your Holiness: Colonialism was brought to our shores, said our president to the Holy Father, welcoming him officially today —— Ang Kanyang Kabanalan: Dumating po ang kolonyalismo sa aming mga dalampasigan, sa pagsisikap ng mga kongkistador, at gayundin, sa pagsisikap ng Simbahang Katolika. Noong mga panahong iyon, nang tanungin ang kaparian kung paano mapapangatwiranan ang…

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pwede ring directing actors

October 10, 2014 / 0 comments

“Most coaches worry about tactics, but I focused my attention on whether the players were moving together in a spirited way.” @PhilJackson11 — Eric Musselman (@EricPMusselman) October 9, 2014  

dig deeper to “become everybody”

August 16, 2014 / 0 comments

Poetic material starts by being personal but the deeper we go inside the more we become everybody. DONALD HALL #amwriting #writing — Jon Winokur (@AdviceToWriters) August 15, 2014

bergman on seeing dailies (and trusting intuition)

July 27, 2014 / 0 comments

heard in an interview, bergman was telling others how when he would see his rushes, he’d always say, “oh god, help me!”

no names for now

June 9, 2014 / 0 comments

let me be real quiet now. for a while, i used to stutter a bit but didn’t say it out loud, so i powered my way through, and in time, i was able to recover and speak correctly. i thought i could do the same thing now that i am stuck with something else. i…

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mary oliver on poetry and rhythm

April 14, 2014 / 0 comments

If Romeo and Juliet had made their appointments to meet, in the moonlight-swept orchard, in all the peril and sweetness of conspiracy, and then more often than not failed to meet — one or the other lagging, or afraid, or busy elsewhere — there would have been no romance, no passion, none of the drama…

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