I’ll be adding some book-related things here soon. In the mean time, here are some resources for fellow authors:
Sensitivity Reading / Targeted Beta Reading
I do sensitivity reading for characters, folklore, stories, themes, issues, and some politics related to the Filipino experience. I am born, raised, and based in the Philippines so I’m probably not the best person to handle the struggles of diaspora. I do, however, can provide reading for characters with asthma, allergies, diabetes, and epilepsy (within the context of Filipino culture, of course). I’m currently closed to commissions right now, but there are a lot of wonderful readers in Justina Ireland’s Sensitivity Readers Database. Do check it out first. If you really can’t find one there (and is desperate), email me and let’s see if we can work out a schedule (no promises though).
IMPORTANT: My reading and providing notes do not equate to me vetting a story.
I volunteer as a mentor for these amazing programs: