Based on the title, it might seem that this post has been long overdue but the thing is, I recently realized that March has always been an important month for me and my works. For the past three Marches, I have published three stories as well. I know it’s just coincidence but for me, March would always be special.
Unlike the previous year, I’m really not that prepared for this year’s Manila International Book Fair. I’m not as giddy as last year as well. I don’t know if it’s because I’m working already this year because last year, I was still a college student so there’s not much stress if compared to today. Anyhow, I really have no plans of going to the book fair already since there was a typhoon and all but the free book from the Pop Fiction team was really really really nice so when I found out that the sun was shining again yesterday, I went straight to SMX.
So yes. I love books! It may not be that obvious yet since I only have 70-80 books or so in my bookshelf but hey, I still love them! I don’t know why buying and reading books give me this certain feeling of fulfillment and happiness. I’m really not a collector of books before since I’m really not into reading but I guess things really do change. Continue reading