This is the blog of Ian Rosales Casocot. Filipino writer. Sometime academic. Former backpacker. Twink bait. Hamster lover.
Celebration: An Anthology to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Silliman University National Writers Workshop
Sands and Coral, 2011-2013
Silliman University, 2013
Handulantaw: Celebrating 50 Years of Culture and the Arts in Silliman
Tao Foundation and Silliman University Cultural Affairs Committee, 2013
Inday Goes About Her Day
Locsin Books, 2012
Beautiful Accidents: Stories
University of the Philippines Press, 2011
Old Movies and Other Stories
National Commission for Culture
and the Arts, 2006
FutureShock Prose: An Anthology of Young Writers and New Literatures
Sands and Coral, 2003
Nominated for Best Anthology
2004 National Book Awards
Everyone knows I am the Alpha and the Omega, but you might not realize that I am also the Kappa, the Sigma, and the Tau. My good friend Allah is the Epsilon ... lucky bastard.
When I was 14 I created a practice universe in My parents’ basement. I mixed the epoxy wrong and it dried too soon, so Earth came out looking kind of like an acorn. I kept a few of My early attempts at people just for old time’s sake, so if you’ve ever wondered why Rush Limbaugh and Carrot Top seem like they’re from a different universe, now you know.
Jesus was actually My nephew.