Man On The Side
Friday, June 18, 2021
Sunset in San Juan, La Union In 2005, I wrote a personal essay that got published in the Philippine Daily Inquirer’s Youngblood section. I ...
Monday, March 29, 2021
Beef Or Chicken
San Juan, La Union The problem with being an overthinker is that, sometimes, you start second-guessing even the feelings that you’re suppose...
Saturday, December 26, 2020
Cynicism Is Overrated
Sometimes when I’m scrolling through my Twitter or Facebook feed, I often catch myself rolling my eyes at a well-meaning post or scoffing at...
Wednesday, July 8, 2020
Casual Affairs - A Novella by Paul John Caña (Prologue)
In 2014, I attended a four-week writing workshop facilitated by Jessica Zafra. The "final" was to come up with our own novel, or a...
Saturday, June 13, 2020
Afternoon at the Park
Looking back at it now, several things stick out: the way that near-invisible dimple showed up on your right cheek when you smiled wide en...
Thursday, April 9, 2020
Unforgettable South Africa
Me and Madiba The sky is blue almost everywhere else on the planet, but in South Africa, somehow, the hue is more pronounced. My f...
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