The Antithesis Collective is a fledgling publishing group that yearns to put out kick-ass books woven by the imagination of local writers. We are here to give awesome, deserving and aspiring-to-be-published writers a fighting chance to share their characters, stories and ideas to people (like us) who welcome new characters and stories as if they are long lost college buddies who unexpectedly showed up on their doorsteps with a couple of six packs and chips.
The Writing Mixtape
The Insatiable Writer’s Mixtape by Giselle Jose

The Insatiable Writer’s Mixtape by Giselle Jose

“Though I may not know the right things to say, I’ll get it out to you one day. I’m shy that way.” –Shy That Way, Tristan Prettyman & Jason Mraz Much of great writing is born in between feelings—in between a suspicion and its confirmation (or perhaps, its denial), and a desire to express what’s...
An Audiotard’s Writing Mixtape

An Audiotard’s Writing Mixtape

First, a caveat: Compared to my friends who have eclectic tastes in music, I am an audiotard. And to explain my writing mixtape, we will need to flashback to the time when I listened to the Backstreet Boys. Wait, okay? I can explain, please, let me explain. Back in high school, the Boy Band phenomena...
The Writing Mixtape

The Writing Mixtape

Do you remember your first foray into writing? I do – not because it’s memorable, but because it’s a funny story. It happened sometime in August 1995, I was in Grade 4 and I dreaded going to my Home Economics subject because I didn’t make my project for the nth time. I remembered feigning constipation...