The Quiet Ones wins Philippine National Book Award for Best Novel in English
The Quiet Ones shortlisted for the Philippine National Book Award
Featured on Fully Booked Author Spotlight
Featured on Mga Pinoy sa Tsina (audio interview)
Interviewed on Sabaw on Record (podcast) 
The Quiet Ones included in Modern Filipina’s “6 Local Books You Should Add to Your Reading List in 2018
The Quiet Ones included in Philippine Daily Inquirer’s “Top 10 books of 2017
The Quiet Ones included in’s “27 Books to Give as Christmas Gifts
An excerpt from The Quiet Ones on Asian American Writers Workshop
Featured in Team Mag’s “Putting the DIY in solidarity: BLTX’s Women & Queer Small Press collective
Cited in an Emerging Writers Network Guest Post by Kristine Ong Muslim
10 Indie Publishers and Authors to Watch for at BLTX
“Stress Management” included in Huffington Post’s “14 Contemporary Short Stories That Will Spark Your Mind
Selected for the ASEAN Literary Festival Residency Program
Featured in Four Filipino authors included in “New Asia Now”
Selected for the M Literary Residency


Lecture at the PUP Institute for Culture and Language Studies | July 26
Culture medium at Nomina Nuda (Los Baños) | July 24
Pinoy Reads Pinoy Books featuring The Quiet Ones | July 21
3rd Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio Writers Workshop | July 11 – 15
16th Ateneo National Writers Workshop | May 28 – June 1
LIT Night: Petsa De Peligro on “Literature and Resistance” by AUX (BPO Artists Unite for Social Change) | May 26
Politics of the Pen: Discussions on Writers and Governance | April 30
Praxis: The UST Literary Society Seminar | April 27
9th Philippine International Literary Festival – (AUTHOR)ITIES | April 19
Kritika Kultura Reading Series | April 10
Bookworm Literary Festival Beijing | March 20 and 22
Shanghai International Literary Festival | March 19
60th Philippine PEN Congress | November 21, 2017
4th ASEAN Literary Festival | August 3-6, 2017
Lekhana: A Literary Weekend | July 10-12, 2014