Filipino poet & rapper originally from the Pacific Island of Guam. National Poetry Slam semifinalist (Slam Nuba 2017), TEDx speaker (2017), three-time TeamBackPack Cypher semifinalist (2016, 2015, 2014), and Winner of Spoken Word for the World (2015). Work often reflects on cultural identity, toxic masculinity, environmentalism, love, loss, and healing. Author of Tie Your Shoes Kid and the hip-hop album, Apt 207.
Bringing my words to life on the screen.
Hang all your rejection letters up.
My parents. They're Filipino immigrants and overcame struggles that probably would have killed me.
I can drink tea like a boss.
Something in the field of education.
The name of the person who makes me smile most.
How to throw a proper jab and follow up cross.