I want to inspire as many people as I can–I don’t care how small my following is. I want to become an inspiration for others, too. And at the rate that I am going, I am well on my way.
As my workmate said during her Blogging 101 workshop, one should write without fear and edit without mercy. And then I found out that most writers disapprove of this one trick that I’m doing.
When I first heard about the MMFF restructure, my first thought was “finally!” For me, it’s about time a film festival as big as the MMFF acknowledge the underdogs in the film industry. The mission of the organization, after all, is “to encourage the production of quality Filipino films,” not to produce crowd-pleasers that the masses a.k.a. poor Filipinos are bound to enjoy.
Gillian Flynn has been kind enough to destroy the lives of her characters to teach you a lesson; be modest enough to take it from her.
I am not a Singleton by means. But when we saw our favorite heroine for the first time on the big screen again, I knew. In that moment, Bridget Jones was all of us.