“But Vic, don’t you want to get married someday?” It amuses me that a great number of people, a lot of whom I share just a casual acquaintance with at best, have asked me this question. A decade ago, I politely answered, “No.” But what I really wanted to curtly tell them is, “Why is […]Read more "Three Grindr Dates, See How I Run"
“I cannot be broken. I cannot be killed. I cannot fail. This is my identity. This is my core. I am infinite. I am permanent. I am unbreakable.” – Vironika Tugaleva, The Love Mindset Since my early twenties, I have always wanted to get a tattoo. Three things were stopping me though. One: My mom […]Read more "Put Your Hand On My Skin"
The great Swedish director Ingmar Bergman said, “Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls.” Meanwhile, Filipina genius Melanie Marquez famously said the following words regarding her father, the director Artemio Marquez: […]Read more "Fifteen Films"