Must be fate then. Read on.

Weekly Gratefulness List (December 1 to 7, 2013)

| December 10, 2013

–PEN Conference. It was nice to see old professors and classmates in a literary event. Some of the pictures we took are here. –I found this blog entry which made me super happy! –finished two books: “Drop” by Mat Johnson (It was just ok. G hated it. Haha!) and “America, Here I Am!” by Maria Eden [...]

Christmas Gifts!!

| November 29, 2013

It is that time of the year when people start wondering what gifts to get their friends and family. May I humbly suggest my book? Because I am shameless like that. And if you were wondering what to give me for Christmas, I ask for nothing else but for you to buy a copy of [...]

Readers’ Choice Awards

| August 30, 2013

So it turns out that when I asked for votes last month, that was actually for the nomination. This time around is the real thing. Click here to vote for the Readers’ Choice Awards!! My novel “In My Mother’s House” is nominated for the best novel in English category. Please vote for it?     [...]

Rotary Club [images]

| August 6, 2013

Here are some pictures from my talk at the Rotary Club meeting. So um, if you want me to speak at your event, you know what to do. Ha!  

Vote for my novel!! Please?

| July 30, 2013

I have just been made aware that there’s a “Filipino Readers’ Choice Awards 2013” ongoing. Please help me be happy by voting for my novel. It’s super easy. Just click the link and fill out the form (I’ve provided you with the answer key!). Title: In My Mother’s House Author: Joni Cham Publisher: Central Books [...]

Sinabi ko na nga…

| July 25, 2013


| July 24, 2013

Visit Solidaridad!

| July 23, 2013

I am thrilled to announce that autographed copies of my novel “In My Mother’s House” are now available at Solidaridad!   Owned by National Artist for Literature F. Sionil Jose, Solidaridad is particularly well-stocked with Asian and Southeast Asian titles. Even if you end up not buying my book, Solidaridad is still worth a visit. Go. [...]


| March 1, 2013

Artie designed some bookmarks for me. Super nice!!

Weekly Gratefulness List (February 17 to 23, 2013)

| February 26, 2013

To continue with my social butterfly theme month, I am happy-happy for: dinner with HS BFFs and I also got wonderful gifts from them! M&S scent Azure Breeze from my Daddy W, and nice eco bag from H, and my 2011 Christmas gift from V and M!!  bowling with team at work annual luncheon sponsored by [...]