It’s the first weekend of the Enhanced Community Quarantine. Things are becoming more volatile as each day passes, and the cabin fever is gradually getting worse. There is a strange sense of calm in the neighborhood. Outside, there are no more rumbling engines. Footfalls are rare to come by, and even our neighbor across the […]
Things are becoming routinary at home. Today is not a day for intellectual masturbation; internally I want to disengage. Externally, however, I keep making mistake after mistake and engage on people online. It grinds my gears when people describe public officials in positive superlatives, most especially after considering that the Philippines is an archipelago; this […]
Cabin fever is slowly creeping in. There’s but so much that we can do at home. More than that, the quarantine is basically forcing housemates to be stuck with each other like we’re all in one Big Brother fiasco. To cope, I try to continue with the same routine: 8:00AM means I am at our […]
It’s easy to ask people to stay at home from the comfort of a house that is air conditioned, with housekeeping in tow.
But as real life sets in, these people tend to forget not everyone lives the way they do.