Hi there! I'm Rain and I love high fantasy, science fiction, Ursula Le Guin, guitars, cats, politics, graphic design, Sage, Ursula Le Guin and the 7,107 islands I call home. Oh, and did I mention I love Ursula Le Guin?

Thanks for stopping by. Don't be a stranger! ^_^


*** PUBLISHED WORK ***

My memoir "Musikera" about my experiences as a band guitarist and keyboardist is part of the anthology "Ekspedisyon" (published by 8letters). Buy it from Bookbed: https://goo.gl/CixLZn

*** HIGHEST RANKINGS ***

A Spectrum of Suns - #37 in Science Fiction
Deus Ex Machina - #60 in Science Fiction
The Golden Riff Chronicles - #120 in Adventure, #121 in Fantasy
Musikera - #129 in Non-fiction
Printing Orion - #317 in Science Fiction
Hit Song Science - #340 in Short Story
Majesty - #350 in Science Fiction


*** CONTESTS ETC. ***

One of the Top 11 winners of @GeneralElectric 's "Adventures in Science" Sci-Fi Writing Contest ("Printing Orion")
https://www.wattpad.com/list/282125525-best-of-ges-adventures-in-science-writer-challenge

Winner of @GeneralElectric 's "Adventures in Science" Cover Design Contest
https://www.wattpad.com/story/55199381-adventures-in-electricity

"Iroha" was selected to be a part of @_ShortStory_ 's 5-Minute Anthology https://www.wattpad.com/296956039-5-minute-reads-anthology-iroha-by-purple_porpoise

"The Time Banker" was selected to be part of @Kathbute 's 2nd anthology to be self-published later this year.

Best Reviewer of @FWFC_2016 's 3rd Cycle

*** PROUD MEMBER OF THE FWFC BOOK CLUB ***

Are you a Filipino fantasy writer? We want YOU! ^_^ Hop on over to @FWFC_2016 See you there! XD
  • somewhere in the Philippine mountains
  • JoinedAugust 24, 2014


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A Spectrum of Suns by purple_porpoise
A Spectrum of Suns Science Fiction
Several colonies of indestructible cyborgs are waging war against the god-like Shen - a race so advanced they can create entire galaxies seemingly out of sheer will. When Akilah, a member of the cyborgs' intelligen...
The Golden Riff Chronicles by purple_porpoise
The Golden Riff Chronicles Fantasy
Not everything is as peachy as it seems in the Great Musical Land of Periqoth. Sure, the Five Great Dominions have been at peace for seventy long years, but something is amiss in a world where an entire race is ton...
Printing Orion by purple_porpoise
Printing Orion Science Fiction
Back on Earth, people print things like action figures and cars and houses but no one, to Commander Sage May's knowledge, has ever printed a spacecraft. And for good reason: no one is crazy enough to ride off to th...
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