Long Time Coming (Or: A Crushes Of Yore Megapost)

I know, it has been weeks since I last updated this blog, and I wish I had some stories to tell from my absence (don’t worry, there’s some good news in there) but for the most part it’s been an emotional roller-coaster for me. Cliche’d though it may be, there’s no better way of describing it from my end. I

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Crushes Of Yore: No Apologies Necessary

Since I can’t get Pinterest to work with Blogger at this time of night, I’ll just go ahead and throw all sorts of random commentary on a few Crushes of Yore (and one that would have counted, except not)… – Much as I adore him to bits – and believe me, I’m crushing on him hard right now – Jonny

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Crushes of Yore: That Guy from That Band

I’ve been following The Voice of the Philippines for the last few weeks now, which I’ve been watching with a group of girls from our dorm. We watch the show for the performances, and for the judges (let’s just say that Lea Salonga seems to be enjoying the same “special beverage” that Blake Shelton partakes of in the US edition)

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Randomesticity: One Year Older, and None The Wiser

This post is brought to you by Richard Armitage, who owes me a cake. So, here I am, one year older, working on a new book, taking on some freelance work (which you’ll hear about in the coming weeks), and looking forward to a new school year on the horizon. Time to check in on what’s going on inside my

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About a Parent

Some of you may be wondering if I’ve been crying buckets of tears over the news that Jeremy Renner is now expecting a child with an unidentified ex-girlfriend – who, obviously, is not me. Frankly, I didn’t know if I wanted to laugh, cry, or beat the living daylights out of the bastard, so I did feel bad for a while… then

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Today’s Dispatch: Go Get Your Man

This entry is brought to you by this video: Oh, I’m sorry, I meant THIS video: Let’s just say that, after everything that happened on SNL last week, it looks like I could still get my man back. (Even if this only ends up on cable. And even if his next round of film projects turn out to be unwatchable.) Oh

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Stella Torres

is the author of the adult contemporary romances Save the Cake, Crushingly Close, and Nine Years Away, as well as the short story “Be Creative” in the anthology Kids These Days: Stories from Luna East Vol. 1.

In her previous life, she has worked in public relations, taught English as a second language, and even attended graduate school (twice!). She has lived in Indonesia, Honolulu, and Quezon City before moving back to her hometown of Los Banos, a few hours’ drive (with traffic) from the heart of Manila.

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