Noreen Capili, also known as Noringai, has been writing for love and for a living for the past 20 years. A scriptwriter, a columnist, and editor, – all at the same time when necessary (which was often ) – she has seen her words come to life in print, online, and on television and film.
Her previous TV shows were Walang Hanggang, Katorse, My Binondo Girl, Rubi, Green Rose, Aryana, and Ikaw Lang Ang Iibigin. She wrote the movie No Boyfriend Since Birth (2015) and she was a Contributing Writer for Walang Forever (2015). Currently, she writes for the TV series Ang Probinsyano starring Coco Martin.
Her debut book Parang Kayo Pero Hindi, a collection of personal essays about modern romance and dating, won the Filipino Book Bloggers Group’s Readers Choice Awards in 2014. Her second book Buti Pa Ang Roma May Bagong Papawon the National Book Award in 2015.
Known as a the “Love Guru,: a title bestowed on her by Kris Aquino, Noreen is also a motivational speaker and a Commissioner on Philippine Commission on Women, representing the Media and the Arts. Her previous speaking engagements included Civil Service Commission Luzon Convention of HR Management (2016), Philippine Literary Festivals (2014, 2015, 2016), Philippine Commission on Women’s Women Make Change, (2018) and Civil Service Commission Women’s Month Celebration in 2016 and 2018.
She is a graduate of BA Creative Writing in UP Diliman and a 2018 UP Writers Workshop Fellow.
LIST OF WORKS
365 Days of Feels (Published by ABS CBN Publication, 2017)
The Goodbye Girl (Published by Anvil Publishing, 2015)
Buti Pa Ang Roma May Bagong Papa (Anvil Publishing, 2014)
Parang Kayo Pero Hindi (Anvil Publishing, 2013)