Crime Fiction Lab 1B


Our first evidence, her published works.
Go to Number One Fan

Number One Fan

Can Regine’s stalker be her Number One Fan?. His message to her: “Make him number one or someone will die.” Too bad, she dismissed it as a prank.

Go to Guilty


Paolo could be Guilty beyond reasonable doubt. But he has post-retrograde amnesia. Can his lawyer prove his innocence?

Go to Si Aling Mameng

Si Aling Mameng

Aling Mameng, the most hated neighbor died of heart attack and no one came to her funeral. But when the police found out that she was poisoned, all who hated her became suspects.

Go to Now Brewing

Now Brewing

Get a sneak peek of what I’m currently writing. A legal drama with a twist of love story.

Issa N. Uycoco-Bacsa

Inside Her Crime Fiction Laboratory
Filipino. Crime fiction. Writer.

BE INSPIRED. Issa Bacsa used to work in a medical laboratory and could have been working in forensics. Issa has been concocting tales since the late ’80s. Her educational background, her work experiences, and her love of writing gives the advantage to write diverse topics in different formats.

BREW PLOTS.Crime Fiction Lab is a place where crime stories brew and turns it into fiction.

FIX IT LATER. Like other laboratory subjects, this site contains theories and lab activities from which you can learn a thing or two about crime fiction writing. And if you're in need of someone who could write and do some research for you, feel free to contact her. Let's begin.

  • Writes novels, novellas, short stories, screenplays, & comics manuscripts (graphic novels)

  • Writes articles, reviews, and blogs for web content and SEO

  • Writes ad copies, press releases, and social media posts across major social media networks

  • Can do work-related writing, editing, & proofreading including newsletters, corporate profiles, web content, and business plans

More Evidence

"Benjamin Franklin said, 'If you would not be forgotten as soon as you are dead, either write something worth reading or do things worth writing.' I decided to do both." - Issa Bacsa

The Company

Creative Mixed Media Freelancing
Creative Mixed Media started as a production house project back in 2001 as a SEC-registered partnership. Issa started freelance writing in 2002 and enjoys the work at home life since then, with a few employments in between.

Freelance Writers Guild of the Philippines

A proud member of the Freelance Writers Guild of the Philippines (FWGP) since 2012.

The Clients

Alphabetically arranged in a separate page are some of the freelance writing gigs she’s done for clients or companies that she worked with. Efforts are made to keep this list updated.

Honorable Mention

Awarded Honorable Mention (finalist) in the 1999 FDFPI Screenwriting Contest for her first screenplay, “Sa Likod ng Puting Uniporme”. The Film Development Foundation of the Philippines, Inc. sponsored the competition.

At a Glance

In one of her blogs is a creative resume in an infographic style that summarizes who she is.

Hire Issa

Estimates on all writing projects are customized for each client. A writing project could be quoted based on the nature and scope of the project, the actual budget, and the time required to finish it. Feel free to contact us for a quotation .

The Witnesses

All first-hand accounts

True Crime Stories

Follow The Lead

Bleeding pen, ink blots, black and red splatter patterns = Random thoughts, rants, and clicking keys on white screen and paper.

Get in touch

Simply type your message below and send. It could be a comment, a suggestion, or a request. Your message goes into my inbox right away. I’m always online (not necessarily 24/7) so expect a reply from me soon. - Issa Bacsa