No Turkey for Thanksgiving

No Turkey for Thanksgiving

Give me a good book, tinolang manok and pancit anytime, with leche flan and turon on top, and I’m a happy camper.

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That Awful Four-Letter Word

That Awful Four-Letter Word

Hatred, after all, begets hatred and its weapon of destruction could easily turn in our direction. We, as people of faith, are better and bigger than that. 

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Paternal Instincts

Paternal Instincts

We loved and fought with equal ferocity, each of us unsure of how we should play our roles yet conscious of the need to assume multiple ones to keep the family ship on an even keel.

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Par for the Coarse

Par for the Coarse

What no one prepared them for was that they were entering Filipino macho-land where the rules of conversation and social engagement are different.

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The Pile of 2015

The Pile of 2015

We categorically state that this publication will always lend support to authors of Filipino heritage, as best as we can.

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Backyards

Backyards

Before our road trip across America, I’d forgotten how much I loved backyards. I grew up on a university campus when there were no boundaries between houses, and kids were free to roam the lush and verdant backyards in search of trees to climb and ripe fruits to pick.

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Just Married, Simply

Just Married, Simply

No one can accuse our family of being conventional.

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Bison and Brooklyn

Bison and Brooklyn

More from our road trip across America

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