#BLOOPERS: AKLAT AWARDS 2016: BEFORE & AFTER #LAURENMACKULIT

By Lauren V. Macaraeg So ano ang ginawa ng isang “kagalang-galang” na writer na tulad ko before and after Aklat Awards 2016? ? Balikan natin ang bloopers! Ayan, kunyari may poise ako. Si Mama Uni ang tunay na...

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A NOT-SO-RELAXING HOLY WEEK

By Lauren V. Macaraeg The phrase “Holy Week” is practically synonymous to “relaxation” here in the Philippines. It is a traditional time for most Filipinos to take a vacation from work and school. Some Pinoys fly off to...

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BIRTHDAY DOODLE 2017 FOR MY MOM #LAURENMACDOODLES #BTS

By Lauren V. Macaraeg My mom didn’t want me to spend a lot for a gift on her birthday this year. So I just created a homemade gift for her! Step 1: Doodle Time: My doodle of a birthday cake. To be honest, the cake I drew...

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PHR GRAND FANS DAY 2017: A PEEK AT THE PINOY ROMANCE PUBLISHING WORLD

By Lauren V. Macaraeg Nagtilian ang mga fans nang umakyat sa entablado ang mga hinahangaan nilang… writers?! The Precious Heart Romances Grand Fans Day 2017 seemed more like a showbiz meet-and-greet than a typical...

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#LAURENMACDOODLES CHRISTMAS BOOKMARK 2016: FREE FOR DOWNLOAD!

I have a Christmas gift for you ??? I personally made a downloadable #LaurenMacDoodles Christmas Tree Bookmark for all of you readers out there! Here’s a #BehindTheScenes peek at my doodle design for my new #Christmas...

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AKLAT AWARDS 2016: CELEBRATING FILIPINO WRITERS & READERS

The first ever Aklat Awards 2016 was an unforgettable experience for me! The laidback gathering of Filipino writers and readers in the cozy Ayala Hillside clubhouse was a refreshing change from other highly crowded publishing...

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WE WON! THANKS FOR VOTING ME AS MOST FAVORITE WRITER @ AKLAT AWARDS 2016 ❤

  I won as Most Favorite Writer at the #AklatAwards2016 😀 The voting results were announced on December 17 during the Aklat Awards event. Grabe, ibang level ang goodness ni Lord! Maraming, maraming salamat sa inyong lahat...

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ROCK ‘N’ ROLL… THE TROLLEY BOX #BOOKWORMBITES #TIP

Let’s rock and ROLL… the trolley box! My mom wisely brought this trolley box so we can wheel around our new #Books, instead of carrying heavy bags, during MIBF 2016. I laughed at her at first, but when the books...

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MEET MY YOUNGEST READER, BABY MAKISIG

Meet my youngest reader! His name is Makisig Protomartir Tapang. He was only 3 weeks old when we met him at MIBF 2016. My youngest reader sent me a thank-you message <3 He doesn’t know how to type yet though so his Mommy...

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BLOOPERS: AKLAT AWARDS 2016 NOMINATIONS #LAURENMACKULIT

What did I look like when I found out I was nominated as Most Favorite Writer at the Aklat Awards 2016? Sweaty with messy hair ? Very dignified! Hahaha. Read on for 3 blooper moments! Blooper No. 1: Walang Kamalay-malay I got...

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