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DESPAIR WITHIN DESPERATION: A BRIEF HISTORY OF TATARIN THROUGH LOSS AND FEMINISM

            In emanating and shedding light unto a somehow vague and equivocal history of the “Tatarin” or “Tadtarin” within the veins of Philippine History, it designated its way to the depths of Filipino culture surging its sense to adhere a nation divulged in oppression. 388 more words

21st Century

MORE THAN WHAT MEETS THE EYE

The 21 st century literature coincides with our millennial aspect and the features that define our present trends.

Literature gives the pulse of one era’s lifestyle, trends, setting and ideology – mostly conferring human experiences. 269 more words

21st Century

On Literature, Culture, Society, and Class Theory

Recently I was on my literature class, and my professor, possibly still working on the introductions on the subject, started teaching regarding on how the society ‘canonizes’, or recognize a certain work of writing a ‘literature’. 889 more words

Writing

November Wrap Up + December Bookish Announcements

Here’s a monthly recap for all the books that I reviewed and bookish things I posted for the month of November. :)

November’s finally coming to a close and lot of good things happened to me this month and I couldn’t be even more grateful for that. 910 more words

Book Review

THINGS TO REMIND YOURSELF WHEN MEETING SOMEONE WHO CAUGHT YOUR INTEREST

  1. Be genuine – Remove the mask and let him/her appreciate you for who you are. Then if he/she doesn’t? Would that be a big problem? Don’t tell me it is because my reminder no.
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The Secret Meeting

The night’s first kiss gently awakens me.

Soft touches and sweet whispers got me.

But things are better left unsaid.

Balay (Binalaybay ni Pangga)


Balay
ni Genevieve L. Asenjo

Amo dya ang balay:
Text ni Nene
kun ano ako oras mauli
hay maihaw gid si Nanay
kang manok nga bisaya. 74 more words

Balay Sugidanun