[Book Review] Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult


“Maybe there are differences between us -socioeconomic, political, racial- but that doesn’t mean we cannot connect, human to human, friend to friend.” -Ruth Jefferson, Small Great Things Title:  Small Great Things Author:  Jodi Picoult Publisher:  Ballantine Books Genres:  Contemporary Fiction, (General) Adult Number … Continue reading

[J-Rock] HYDE x YOSHIKI Collaboration at VISUAL JAPAN SUMMIT 2016


  Just this weekend, HYDE and Yoshiki of legendary rock bands L’Arc~en~Ciel and Japan collaborated at the VISUAL JAPAN SUMMIT 2016. The two rock icons graced the stage together (bless) with Yoshiki looking impeccable in his white suit, and of … Continue reading

[Book Review] Racing To You by Robin Lovett


Title:  Racing To You Author:  Robin Lovett Publisher:  Samhain Publishing Ltd. Genre/s: Romance, New Adult, Contemporary  Number of Pages:  210 [Ebook] My Rating: 3/5 Stars Synopsis from Goodreads: Love—the one roadblock they never expected. Aurelia is living her dream, teaching for a … Continue reading

[Academia]The Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2016: Official Conference Proceedings


Last 2-5 June 2016, the International Academic Forum (IAFOR) held the Sixth Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2016 at Kobe, Japan. With the theme Cultural Struggle and Praxis: Negotiating Power and the Everyday, more than 200 scholars/academics/practitioners gathered at the Art Center … Continue reading

[2016] Week 33 & 34: Eats, Reads, Beats, and Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV


It’s been a stressful week last week to the point that I didn’t even get to write a weekly wrap-up post, so I’m merging two  wrap-ups in this entry!🙂 Eats CoCo Ichibanya This famous curry restaurant from Japan is now … Continue reading

[Book Review] Even the Score


Title:  Even the Score Author:  Beth Ehemann Publisher:  Montlake Romance Genre:  Romance Number of Pages:  322 [Kindle Edition] My Rating: Three out of Five Stars (3/5) Synopsis from the Publisher: Single dad Andy Shaw loves his job as a sports agent, with … Continue reading

[Game+Film] Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV Philippine Screening Starts Today!

Never mind that the actual game’s release has been pushed back (again; what’s new?) because the companion film Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV is now showing at selected SM Cinemas! The lucky SM branches are:

• North Edsa
• Megamall
• Manila
• Marikina
• Fairview
• San Jose
• Southmall
• BF Parañaque
• Sucat
• Bicutan
• Bacoor
• Dasmariñas
• Molino
• Trece Martires
• Cebu
• Iloilo

Now, I don’t know if the film will only be a one-day showing on August 17, but I do hope SM will air this until the weekend, at least! SM, please. Also, GCs ko. Lol. Eggzoited!🙂