AUTHORS

Alex 

Lacson


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Amelia Pagdanganan


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Anne 

Quintos


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Burn 

Gutierrez


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Camille Cordova


Camille is a graduate of a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration Major in Marketing Management and Operations Management from the University of St. Salle, Bacolod City. She currently works as a full-time Operations Specialist in a French fashion house brand based in the Philippines while also being a freelance writer and content creator. After graduating from College with all the energy to head on for her dreams, she eventually felt lost in finding her purpose and direction as she was still learning how to face the future's uncertainty. Stuck at a crossroad, a defining moment made her decide to pursue her deep passion for writing. From then on, her life shifted in ways she never had expected. Writing gave her the courage to immerse herself in all the possible opportunities of continuously growing and learning amidst every victory and pain.

Eva Marie 

Wang


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Gitte 

Quintos


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Janella 

Ventura


Janella is a 20-year-old woman who studies Advertising and Public Relations at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. Her first self-published, Warm Blankets in Cold Midnights, is a compilation of one-shot stories in the romantic genre. Before she pursued writing romantic poems and one-shot stories, she was a campus' News Writer at her alma mater where she also became the school paper's Editor-in-Chief. During these years, she also spent most of her time reading novels written by Jennifer Niven, JK Rowling, John Green, Nicholas Sparks, and her most favorite authors, Mitch Albom and Bob Ong. When she's not writing, she makes cover songs on her YouTube channel, makes short films in her head, overthinks about what her life would be in the future, and hangs out with her family, close friends, and pets. In truth, she dreams to be a scriptwriter or a multi-awarded film director in the future. She also wants to do charity work for children fighting against cancer. And lastly, she just wants to be happy.

Jomar 

Gamboa 


Jomar is an instructor of the English language in Cebu, Philippines, where he lives with his family. He graduated CumLaude at Cebu Normal University with an Education degree majoring in English and consistently made his way to the dean’s list. He is currently studying Master’s of English Language Teaching in the same university and is now teaching in an international school in Cebu City. He finds teaching the language fun and fulfilling, especially when he sees the learning process take place. He also likes reading books, analyzing written discourses, and writing stories and poems a lot ever since learning the ropes of English grammar and mechanics. For him, creating characters and worlds has never been very convenient and liberating with just using words.

Jonathan 

Yabut 


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Karen Cabunilas


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Ma. Regina Arquiza


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 Mayumi 

Cruz 


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Miss 

Kayce 


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NICO SARMIENTO


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Nicole 

Aboitiz



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Pocholo Gonzales 


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Ric Eldrid Pabelico


Ric Eldrid Pabico is a self-proclaimed nobody from Catanduanes, a small island in the eastern part of the Philippines. There, he gained most of what makes him a person. He decided to move away from his family and home to gain a different perspective in life. In the city, he is an English teacher who is currently employed at DepEd Makati. He is also an aspiring fictionist. He wants the world to read his works, so that the people around him will embrace the life of a nobody and stop trying to become a somebody. For him, being a nobody is not bad. It just means living a normal, contented, and happy life.

Sean 

Si 


Sean Si is a serial entrepreneur who has founded 4 companies namely: SEO Hacker , Qeryz , Sigil Digital Marketing and WorkPlays. All four companies were founded before Sean turned 29 years old. He is also a sought-after public speaker in the areas of entrepreneurship, sales, digital marketing, SEO, youth empowerment, lean startup, team building, leadership, email marketing, and business management and development. He has done numerous talks to various industries. Besides being a global public speaker, Sean is also a best-selling author of “CEO At 22”, where he talks about the slew of risks, challenges, failures, and successes he has experienced as the CEO of one of the fastest-growing SEO companies in the Philippines.

Victoria Hoffarth


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Mario 

Domingo


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Internal Authors

Ada 

Ortega

Managing Editor

Adrienne 

Moya

Research Assistant 

Carlos Joseph Abardo

Intern

Chloe 

Gaw

Managing editor, Design Executive

Dani 

Calsado

Layout Artist

Diane Kirsten Redeña

Contributing Illustrator

Ezra 

Ferraz

Editor-in-Chief

Jillian Gloria Malabed

Contributing Illustrator

Josephine Daluz

Assistant Illustrator

Julia 

Henares

Contributing Illustrator

Kyle 

Nate

Deputy Editorial Director, Managing Editor

Maxime 

Velas

Intern

Mica 

Magsanoc

Managing Editor, Co-Author

Monica 

Padillo

Managing Editor, Co-Author

Monette Quiogue

Creative Consultant

Naomi Bianca Tapang

Contributing Illustrator

Neuton John Bersabal

Research Assistant 

Pancho 

Dizon

Managing Editor, Co-Author

Ralen Carandang

Contributing Illustrator

Roselin Manawis

Managing Editor, Copyeditor

Samantha Balinado

Lead Researcher

Seleena 

Herrera

Contributing Illustrator

Serge 

Flores

Intern

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