“TANYA”

 by: Kizza Marru Samperoy Inisang higop ko ang natitirang sabaw sa mangkok ko at deretsahang nilunok ang mapaklang likido ng batchoy nila Aling Mameng. Ilang linggo ko na ring pinagtitiyagaan ang lasa nito. Hindi ko na mawari kung kakayanin ko pang humigop ng ibang sabaw dahil kahit sa panaginip ay lasap-lasap ko parin ang katas ng…

Tagu-taguan

Tagu-taguan, iilan pa lamang ang lumipas na mga buwan, ngunit magbibilang parin ako ng sampu dahil ayokong itago ang pag-ibig na nabuo noong ang mga landas natin ay nagtagpo.

DARK, BLACK AND DULL

by: Lucille Jan Golilao The world seems so dark, Day and night it’s all black, Living in a dull life, How could I comply?  

BLUE, PINK AND RAINBOW

by: Greg Nicole Sala            Staring at a vacant seat next to where I found myself lying and just woke up from a deep sleep. It took a while for me to realize and process everything that are going through in my head. It is hard to transition from a great dream…

HALAGA

by: Kizza Marru Samperoy Maraming bagay ang hindi magawang ipaliwanag kahit pa ng siyensiya, Kagaya ng kung paanong nagkaroon ng Adan at Eba,

HEALING

by: Kizza Marru Samperoy I swallowed the lump that has been a lost man who decided to camp in my throat, I was this child who struggled to survive a storm with my little boat,

DON’T DEFINE ME

by: Lucille Jan Golilao Being white does not decide my heart, Being brown does not make up my mind, Being black does not determine who I am, ‘cause the colors don’t define me.

POWER AND POVERTY

by: Caitlin Beatrice Bodiola “Once poverty is gone, we’ll need to build museums to display its horror to future generations. They’ll wonder why poverty continued so long in human society—how few people could live in luxury while billions dwelt in misery, deprivation & despair.” –Muhammad Yunnus

TEENAGERS: TEENAGE PREGNANCY

by: Danica Joy Ariente We people are growing up, just like in a game that has a level up, we also are leveling up. Start from being a child, being a teenager and being adult. Most of us saying that teenage life are the most memorable part of everybody’s life. In that stage, we become mature…

AN OPEN LETTER TO PARENTS

by: Ivy Pepito A tree without a fruit is boring, same as receiving nothing in hard work. Every child is important, what would the world look like if there ain’t children existing? A child could act rascal, stubborn, he or she may not listen to you, you may not like them to act like that but…