Monthly Archives: April 2014

Holy Week 2014

Today is Thursday and its all quiet here in Metro Manila. It is Maundy Thursday. The celebration of Holy Week in the Philippines has remained the same. However, Let me qualify that by saying two things. First, Yes in the … Continue reading

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Nag-Usap si Ton Ton Maton at si Mang Goryo Tungkol sa Justice in De Pilipins at Iba Pa

Isang araw narinig ko nag-uusap si Ton Ton Maton at si Mang Goryo sa carinderia ni Siony sa New York, Cubao, Quezon City Goryo: Mabuti pa noong panahon ni Makoy ; matino tayo; walang traffic; at hindi sikip ang Metro … Continue reading

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Ghosts of Halo-Halo Past, Present and Future

Summer in the Philippines is characterized by the unrelenting presence of the Sun. The Sun floods the land with yellow warm light. It is time for one of three of the most cherished ice concoctions of Filipinos the Halo-Halo, the … Continue reading

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