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28 August 1974
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Born Filipino, Raised Canadian, Living in the US.

It's complicated except when it isn't.
It doesn't matter, except when it does.

I don't write in here as often as I used to. It's not for lack of ideas, but lack of time. But, yeah, stick around. I'll try to make it worth your while.

Until then, page through the back catalog. Unlike this bio -- I don't do concise. I try to do stories. I try to give you content. By the time you finish reading through all of that, there'll be something new posted publically. Maybe.

If you're a friend, you might see something sooner.

4ad, 808 state, accents, alan moore, anime, apples, being a dj, being the devil's advocate, biking, black cherry soda, books, brian wood, british spellings, britpop, cambridge, cargo pants, choosing your own adventure, cities, civilization, coffee, comics, cooking, courier bags, cowboy bebop, curry, curve, cyberpunk, cycling, darren aronofsky, dave mckean, david fincher, david sedaris, designer's republic, disinformation, divey breakfast joints, douglas rushkoff, driving at night, eddie izzard, elizabeth hand, eyeglasses, frank miller, frontline, garlic, godspeed you black emperor, goth, graphic design, graphic novels, gravers, guinness, haggling, haruki murakami, harvard square, haujobb, history museums, hong kong cinema, hot chocolate, idm, indie kids, indie music, industrial, indymedia, intelligent dance music, irish bars/pubs, jane jacobs, joy division, jungle, kitchens, lapsang souchong, leonard cohen, li young lee, literature, low, lush, manchego cheese, manga, masamune shirow, massive attack, meat beat manifesto, metafilter, mix tapes, my bloody valentine, my groove, national public radio, neal stephenson, neil gaiman, neon genesis evangelion, nicholson baker, nick cave, nick hornby, noodles, orbital, pens, philippines, pithy, poetry, postmodernism, pre-dawn moments, pulp, queen and country, rain, rambling conversations, rants, raves, reading, road trips, rugby, salon, sandman, sangria, science fiction, shoegazer, sigur ros, six feet under, spain, stone roses, storytelling, sushi, techno, the connection, the scent of tobacco, the smiths, theatre, thievery corp/trip-hop, this american life, tomato nation, transmetropolitan, travelling, umberto eco, underworld, utility knives, vancouver, vertigo, vikram seth, vs naipaul, warp records, warren ellis, weird food, whiskey, your mom, zines


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