Sucker!

Sucker!by conrad panganiban BIXBY (early 30’s) and GRASSHOPPER (early teens) sit at MUNI bus stop. GRASSHOPPER is sucking on a lollipop. BIXBY: You are not 25! GRASSHOPPER: I am so. BIXBY: Then what year were you born? GRASSHOPPER: Why you want to know? BIXBY: Cuz you look like your… GRASSHOPPER: 13. I get that a…

Star-Crossed Love

Star-Crossed Loveby conrad panganiban At a store inside a mall. BREEZE is shopping, sees someone, and pulls JULIP to her side. BREEZE: Don’t look over there! (JULIP looks) BREEZE: I said don’t look! Did he look over this way? (JULIP shakes her head, “No.”) BREEZE: Thank goodness. Did I ever tell you about him? I…