...is an Igorot, bakla poet born high up in Baguio City, Philippines, and grew up in the always brown air of la la land. Currently living, loving, and writing in ess eff. Has performed poetry & prose throughout the Bay Area & Los Angeles in diverse venues. Work has appeared in a number of publications, including disOrient journalzine, In Your Face, and Maganda. Has functioned as editor for several journals, including Amerasia Journal ("Dimensions of Desire" issue), sumt'n to say/ behind our backs, and In Your Face. As a recipient of the Rockefeller Fellowship in the Humanities, conducted research in Hawai'i on Filipinos, art, and social change in Hawai'i.
Rec. 5/21/97@muddy waters, sf...2020.