This is the acronym for the 20th Ateneo National Writer’s Workshop organized by the Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP) that ran from June 9–12, 2023.

Ten days before the deadline for passing entries on April 1, 2023, I collated my newsletter articles from Lilim and read the literature on Liminality, Autoethnography, and walking.

When my entry was accepted, I prepared for my first national writers workshop:

Before the workshop, I met with louise far, and I had these ideas on walking when we were talking:

  • What is archetypal in a walk?
  • What does walk show?
  • What are the effects of elements on walking?
  • How to walk on water?
  • How can you create a walking book?

During the workshop, here are my notes: