ML addiction: a silent pandemic

Two years ago, a mother approached me for advice. His teenage son was spending more time at the nearby Internet…

Dan Lim’s gambit

Dan Neri Lim (DNL)was part of the anti-dictatorship forces of Dekada 80 against the fascist regime of Marcos. The local…

Collective trauma

How do you think the world will be like after this pandemic? Closer to home, what will we become as…

No to Cha-Cha!

Every President (except Cory and Noynoy) from Marcos to Ramos, to Arroyo, and now Duterte, when about to end their…

Post-COVID-19 Philippine economy

The country’s hugely correct monetary and fiscal national policies are not going to jumpstart the economy. Only business confidence aided…

Grief and grieving

Yesterday, I was invited to do grief processing with the BOHECO linemen in Tubigon whose two comrades met their untimely…

Mea Culpa

“My fault, my bad; I am the culprit”. A Latin prayer of confession in the tradition of the Roman Catholic…

Amygdala hijack

As if the pandemic is not enough to mar our anticipation of Christmas, we were jolted to see on social…

A different Christmas

Many say that Christmas is different this year. And truly so, especially when we only associate Christmas with merry making. …