JEREMIAH CORDIAL is a campus journalist for seven years and a published author at the age of 18. His first book titled The Seventh Moon is a Philippine mythology-based adventure novel, which was released on August 2018 under the VRJ Books Publishing (now VIVA Books Publishing).
Jeremiah lives with his family in Legazpi City, Albay, and took his Junior and Senior High School in Divine Word College of Legazpi. He nourished his writing skills by joining the school publication, The Divinian (Junior High School) and The Divinian Frontier (Senior High School). He is inclined in the field of Sports Writing and Lay-outing. He joined and won in few journalistic competitions and received Campus Journalism Award in 2016. He has co-written theater scripts, The Miracle Child in December (2016), and Sa Muli Isang Paanyaya: Pater. Dux. Fundator (2017), which were performed during his Senior High School. He also showed exemplary skills, academically, in the English Language and received Best in Communication Arts in English (Written) in his senior year.
In 2018, Jeremiah transferred to Bicol University College of Business, Economics, and Management to study for college and took Bachelor of Science in Accountancy. He shifted into another course on his second year to give more time to writing and took Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Operations Management. There, he continued his passion for writing by joining membership in his college’s publication, The Appraiser. He used his skills in Sports Writing, Literary Writing, News Writing and Lay-Outing, and resume his participation to journalistic competitions where he won a place in Photojournalism and Opinion Writing during the Region V Tertiary Schools Press Conference 2020. Currently, he is the Associate Editor of the publication.
Jeremiah has few unpublished poetries and short stories, and was already set to release his second book, The Golden Vessel, a sequel to his Philippine Mythology-inspired trilogy, this 2020. His books tackle the relevance of Philippine folklores and legends in the modern society.