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Alas Sais

  alas  [uh–las, uh–lahs ]interjection  unfortunately   “‘Ang tagay mo, nilumot na,’ a bystander said in a funny mantra as I walked through the street of Zamboanga Farm. The god of rum, perhaps, showered voodoos to sway the bystander into trapping me in the alcohol lair. I was beaten. I stopped for a while and proceeded […]

Crisscross

In the heap of Philippines’ resurgence in the Southeast Asian sports arena, that most of our torchbearers are Filipinos of mixed breeds is undeniable. THE ATHLETIC MIX In 2011, the world’s famous sport, football, was mainstreamed in the country by the Philippine National Football Team, better known as Azkals. They brought home our first ever […]

Peer Teaching: A spirit of Bayanihan

From the onset of American colonial rule and their design of a democratic society, wherein one could get ahead through good educational attainment, the Filipinos have established a deep regard for education. Most of us are positive that education is a primary avenue for an upward social and economic mobility. There is no wonder in […]

JOURNEY TO NOWHEREVILLE

They started heading home at about 4:30 in the afternoon. Dressed in an oversized white t-shirt with the face of a politician in it, ten-year-old Mary Jane started her 30-minute journey in the rock-strewn road. Beside her, her five-year-old brother RJ was dressed in a faded blue T-shirt with its sleeves cut off. The siblings […]

Hagdang Walang Baitang

KALAGAYAN NG PWD’s SA ISTEYT AT ANG CSC MAIN LIBRARY EXTENSION PROJECT Mortal na kaaway, malupit na kalaban, walang awang katunggali, isang kontrabida sa mundong parati niyang hinihiling na sana’y hindi na lamang pinaghaharian ng grabedad—Ito ang tingin ni Hazel sa bawat baitang ng hagdan na kanyang matatanaw sa loob ng CSU Campus. Para sa […]

HAGUYHOY*

SI NONONG AT ANG KANYANG PAGTATAGUYOD SA HIMIG VIRACNON   Kulot, long hair, kupas na pantalon: mga tipikal na deskripsyon sa isang musikerong sumikat noong dekada ’80. Sa isang entablado na kung minsa’y tanging malamlam na ilaw lamang ang nagbibigay liwanag, nag-aagaw-lasa ang tamis at pait. Hindi nakabibinging ingay ang bawat pitik sa kwerdas ng […]

DISCOVERING THE POTENTIALS OF PANGI

Catanduanes is blessed with rich natural resources. Aside from a vast number of marine resources, the province also has abundant farming land, as well as a climate that is suitable for many different agricultural crops to thrive in. Because of this, the agriculture industry in the province has played a huge role in pumping its […]