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The Gateway Guide to Filipino Comics

The Philippine comics scene has been steadily flourishing in recent years, with a growing pool of talented creators, a varied selection of titles, themes, and art styles, and a growing appreciation among the Filipino reading public. “The local comics scene is alive and well. Comic creators have more options within reach, whether independent or working… Continue reading The Gateway Guide to Filipino Comics

Lifestyle

All about New Adult Fiction

In recent years, the literary category “New Adult Fiction” has taken the publishing world by storm. So much so that more and more authors now seek to represent the voices of those post-adolescent-yet-not-quite-adult characters through emotionally intense stories often laden with sex and romance. Although often mistaken for contemporary adult romances, New Adult Fiction focuses… Continue reading All about New Adult Fiction

Lifestyle

Top picks: 2017 book-to-screen adaptations

Earlier this year, the Netflix hit series “13 Reasons Why” sparked a controversy all over the globe for its portrayal of the most relevant yet sensitive issues we face today – bullying, sexual harassment and teenage suicide. The series is about a teenage girl who killed herself and left tapes for some people to listen… Continue reading Top picks: 2017 book-to-screen adaptations

Food

Mati’s Meat and Bread: A taste of home at Festival Mall’s River Park

Nothing spells home like the taste of dishes that just warms the heart—and Mati’s Meat and Bread delivers just that. Situated at Festival Mall’s River Park in Alabang, Muntinlupa City, this restaurant is a casual dining place, without the intimidating intricacies of fine dining to get your hands on a beautiful meal. Stepping inside the… Continue reading Mati’s Meat and Bread: A taste of home at Festival Mall’s River Park