“Asuang” Selections: PMP’s 7th Issue (Tag-ulan 2012)


Asuang is an exploration of that darkest part of our psyche: the monsters of our mind. Asuang is an umbrella term for all the creatures that peopled our imagination, and we explore this narrative in literature, art, and music.

Kagat-kagat ang ganyang tema, here are the selected works for 7th Issue na magsisilbi namang ikaapat kong tula sa kanila (Paper Monster Press) na tsamba uling shumoot sa mga ipa-publish:

I. English Literary

  1. The Teratoma by S.E. Salvidge
  2. Ode to Maria Ozawa by Mark Alvin Jabrica
  3. Welcome to Wonderland by Beatrice Howard
  4. Homemade Puree by Xenia Chloe Villanueva
  5. Divine, Each by Darwin Perillo
  6. Exit Wounds by Joel Toledo
  7. A vaccine shot for bad dates by Reya Mari Veloso
  8. Alimpungat by Jenni de Leon-Slater
  9. Where the cats are always sleepy by F. Jordan Carnice
  10. Mummy by Ayn Frances dela Cruz

II. Filipino Literary

  1. Itsura ni Macky Serrano Salvador
  2. Diacetylmorphine Fl[u]shback ni Michael Alegre
  3. Malikmata ni Francisco Arias Montesena
  4. Ang Hula ni Jose Jason L. Chancoco
  5. Litanya ng Matandang Ulopong ni Tilde Acuna
  6. Puno ng Duhat ni Jomark Baynado
  7. Alay na Villanelle ni Daniw Santiago
  8. Aguwada ni Noel Sales Barcelona
  9. Kumot ni Jenni De leon-Slater
  10. Kagat ni Lolito Go

III. Art

  1. Panch Alvarez
  2. Eleanor Leonne Bennett
  3. Elephangaroo
  4. Jorge Badua
  5. Jesus Ramos Tejada
  6. Sky

IV. Music

  1. Digmaan by Anak Dalita
  2. Save Slam Dance by Flash Elorde
  3. Casket Fields by Lee Lazaro
  4. Computing Fever by Kyril Dice
  5. Catharsis by Fherrond
  6. Aswang by Thomas James Slater
  7. End by Neuter Lover
  8. Brutal Battalion by Mannequin
  9. Swing my Ass by Read our Lines
  10. Under the Sun by Civil Love

Paper Monster Press’ 2nd birthday party + launching of ASUANG will be held at Flip and Beyond Resto Bar, Dasmariñas, Cavite on Saturday, 19 August 2012, 6:00pm until 1:00am, kaya rock at attack na!

Damage: PhP 150 (Asuang’s price) kaya bumili ka nang marami para mabigyan mo na rin ako ng isa pang kopya. Sal’mat much! Apir! Fist bump! 🙂