Midge started her career in PR writing at seventeen when she began drafting documentaries for a government-run television station in the Philippines. Since then, she made a career in advertising and public relations which ended in June 2016 These days, she works full time at Philippine Tatler as a features writer under the nom de guerre Marga Manlapig.
Aside from what she does for a living and her poetry, she has turned her home kitchen into a personal culinary lab and is currently working on another novel. Follow her on Instagram at @midgekmanlapig.
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(Author’s Note: The images in this particular entry are details of the late Filipino-American artist Pacita Abad‘s 2002 painting I Have One Million Things to Say. Abad and her work are the focus of an upcoming exhibition at the DLSU-CSB Museum of Contemporary Art and Design (MCAD) in Manila. The exhibition is curated by MCAD director and curator Joselina Cruz and Pacita Abad’s nephew London-based artist Pio Abad.Pacita Abad: A Million Things to Say will run from 12 April to 1 July 2018.)