Son. Brother. Leo. Warrior. Poet.
Troy Cabida was born and raised in Manila, Philippines, where he first thought that he could write something good. He is currently based in central London where he works as a poet and a library assistant.
He has written columns for BANG Edutainment, Miracle E-Zine, Instazine21, Migreat, Infinity House and The Online Rag. He has edited for Siblíní Journal, Thought Collection Publishing and he is currently fiction editor for The Murmur House. He is also credited as editor for Thought Collection Publishing’s first poetry collection “30 Days Dry” by Chicago poet-playwright Robert Eric Shoemaker.
A Barbican Young Poet (2016-2017), his recent poetry credits include Bukambibig, Our Own Voice, Anomaly Lit, Eastlit, Walking Is Still Honest, Cha: An Asian Literary Journal and The Ofi Press, where his poem has been translated into Spanish. His first short story “Gold Stars” has been published through the Thought Collection Webzine. He is also a part of The Arts Project. His performing credits have included gigs in The Milton Court Theatre, The Gallery Café, Walthamstow Garden Party and artsdepot in Finchley.
Some of his favourite things include bubble tea, the Wonder Woman movie and long road trips with friends.
Expect poetry, pictures from adventures and people talking about their favourite things coming out of this blog. He may also be contacted through his email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo courtesy of Dan Hipkin of TEA Films, Barbican 2017.