Archive for May, 2010

Thinking of You

May 28, 2010

And the hours, in all their lethargy, converge and seep into his head, forming an ache to splinter the hemispheres of his brain. Soon the room will be cluttered with gray matter smithereens. Among the pieces littering the floor will be a heart-shaped fragment with her name imprinted on it.


A Kind of Sharing

May 23, 2010

I’ve been asked, “Why do you play in three bands?” See, it’s not about maxing out exposure. Rather, it’s about creating opportunities for others to partake in the musical experience I once dreamt of exploring. Not that I’m playing important since most of the time I’m the “available drummer.” I just want to share my talent, no matter how flawed it is, to fellow wannabe musicians.

Cycle of Want

May 13, 2010

Being in a band was once but a dream. Back then, I knew I’d do everything to chase the ambition. Now that I’m composing songs and playing gigs, it suddenly hit me that I miss that time when as a child I mooned. That while I was wishing for something else, I, too, was busy being a boy, jumping and rolling and shadowboxing on my bed while Shaider was on TV.

The P Word

May 4, 2010

From pea-brained posers to plastic prima donnas, to poker-faced preachers and pompous pacesetters, to their potty principles and priggish prerogatives: To hell with you all, pricks.