The gravitational force who coordinated, collaborated, and made this rare celestial alignment possible was poet and professor and Festival Director Edwin Lozada who serves as President of the sponsoring organization PAWA Inc, and it was PAWA’s steering committee made this international festival a reality. Maraming salamat to Edwin and PAWA! For the space of an […]
I used to be very afraid of graveyards and death and such things, but not anymore. There is just no sense in being afraid when you live so near the graves; it would be like the tongue fearing teeth (134).
We did not go back home to visit because we did not have the papers for our return, and so we stayed, knowing that if we went we would not be able to reenter America. We stayed, like prisoners, only we chose to be prisoners and we loved our prison; it was not a bad […]
Borrowed from Cecilia Manguerra Brainard’s blog: INVITATION TO THE HOT OFF THE PRESS LITERARY READINGS, part of the Second Filipino American International Book Festival in San Francisco: Filipino American authors will read from their recently published books on Saturday, Oct. 19, 1:45-2:45 p.m, at the San Francisco Main Library, 100 Larkin St. (at Grove), San […]