Motherhood for Arianna Basco in Book ‘Palms Up’

Arianna Basco was on Kababayan Today to talk about motherhood, family, and her novella Palms Up which is featured in our Marcos Chin Collection. Arianna Basco is a writer, performer, and producer. She did some time on the east coast and traveled a bit around the world picking up souvenirs in the forms of poems, people, songs, and stories. She currently lives in Los Angeles.

Lady Basco

Palms Up written by Arianna Basco is our ninth Contemporary American Novella and the third edition in the Marcos Chin Collection. Her days and nights were filled with inspiring concerts, glamorous photo shoots and red-carpet events. Hollywood was her life, until the unexpected happened. In nine months, ‘her’ future would be ‘their’ future.READ MORE


Begin written by Kevin Staniec is our eighth Contemporary American Novella and the second edition in the Marcos Chin Collection. Casey likes to tell people he’s an idealist with an active imagination. Others would say he lacks motivation and is easily distracted. After a series of predictable failures Casey decides to write about the mistakes of his past to help change the story of his future. He sits at a coffeehouse with pens, paper, and a dictionary—all Casey needs is a little inspiration.READ MORE