Fierce, Fearless and…

She is fierce and fearless. Fierce for clinging to a tattered, tough life. Fierce for voicing what she thinks is right. Fierce for loving those she loves. Fierce for always, always standing up! Fearless for saying what is true. Fearless for always starting anew. Fearless for either praise or boo. Fearless for loving but not… Continue reading Fierce, Fearless and…

A Reading Writer’s 2-Year Journey

WARNING: This is a loooong post! It has been eight years since I dreamed of having a blog. Something I can call my own. Honestly, I have fears of bashers and grammar Nazis. People who might critique my write-ups. People who might oppose my opinions. Yes, it took me those long years to have the… Continue reading A Reading Writer’s 2-Year Journey


We once promised to cross the imaginary line when we're both single at 30. He surely have forgotten that, I don't. Partners in crime since we're three, our friendship has gone a long way already. Always, we drifted apart when he falls in love, which happened a lot! "Hey clumsy, what are you thinking," he… Continue reading Unfriended

Thank-You Note

Tears appear not only when you're lonely. They also flow when your soul glow... when you heart is in awe... of the goodness your virtual friends never failed to show. --- ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Julia Janeta This is for you, dearest PJ. ❤ Love from my heart to yours. ~

Birthday Band

Can you read my mind? I hope you can. From opposite face of earth's sphere maze, among billion blogs and gazillion word clogs, i found you you found me. I can't figure out how our chitchats sprout. I just remember how intimidated I was, 'cause your poems are flawless, no fuss. Is it because of… Continue reading Birthday Band

An Ode to Fun

An Ode to Fun T'was a usual Monday morning, until you gave me goosies without warning. After reading, your skeleton's story, I had no time to even fell sorry. 'Cause your talent in making me happy, is incomparable, oh so, surely. To roll on the floor I almost did, but there's no carpet, yes, you… Continue reading An Ode to Fun


I once thought kilig is only for love stories, and so cheesy tales.   Until yesterday, a special friend gave kilig, a better meaning.   Today this senryu, is for a beautiful soul, my dear Maria.   Please feel my heartfelt gratitude and fluffy hugs, vous êtes pardonné. --- ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved.… Continue reading Pardonné

Exploring Ilocos Sur

Let me take you to a joyride. Let’s discover the beauty of Ilocos Sur! NOTE: First five parts are here, here here, here and here! And I think this will be the penultimate one! 😀 Buckle up and let’s continue the rrrrride! 😀  We are now heading to Ilocos Sur! 😀 FYI: Ilocos Sur (Ilocano: Abagatan nga Ilocos; Tagalog: Timog Ilokos)… Continue reading Exploring Ilocos Sur

Exploring Ilocos Norte: Laoag Part 2

Let me take you to a joyride. Let’s discover the beauty of Ilocos Norte! NOTE: First four parts are here, here here and here! 😀 Buckle up and let's continue the rrrrride! 😀 After we have some lunch, we proceed to the highlight of our entire Ilocandia 2015 trip! And that is... The Dunes FYI: Paoay Sand… Continue reading Exploring Ilocos Norte: Laoag Part 2

Hopeful Desires

The starting point of all achievement is desire. - Napoleon Hill I started the year with my resolutions, and little by little I hope to change them into realizations. ICMYI, here are some of my plans I posted last time, and more desires inspired by  Laduchessederat's The Great Book of Lists. READER & WRITER PLANS 1. To (HOPEFULLY)… Continue reading Hopeful Desires