Category Archives: Tula

Only Women Bleed 2, Exhibit Opening

Only Women Bleed 2, an all-women visual arts exhibit opened on March 18, 2017 with the following performances: PERFORMANCE ART collaboration by Joanna Lerio, Boyet de Mesa and Rica dela Cruz; POETRY by Arlene de Castro Anonuevo; 
VIOLIN by Jeanette Kamphuis; 
SONG “Babae” … Continue reading

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Paghupa ng Mayo Trese

Pilipinas, anuman ang ating mapitas ngayong eleksyon, nanatiling ganito ang gobyernong nais ng lungsod at nayon: maka-bayan hindi maka-sarili lamang makakalikasan hindi maka-mapanirang minahan pinapaubaya ang lupa sa mag-uumang tagabungkal imbes na sa dayuhang walang moral o sa mga hasyenderong … Continue reading

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Art, songs, poetry and flowers for Kristel Tejada

While in Koronadal City waiting for my bus to Gensan, there was a hullabaloo in the Yellow Bus Line station. I thought if it was news about some ambush or kidnapping, I had prepared myself for it but no, people were … Continue reading

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Artists Break the Chains: Baklasin ang Selda, Kalampagin ang Madla, Kalagin ang Tanikala

I have a vivid memory of Eric when I was six and ten. Occasionally, I would join friends in trooping to the hub where he would greet everyone, “Good evening, Ka-Muning!”. If not at Tumbang Preso, Risiris and 70s Bistro, … Continue reading

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Salang: Surfacing Text through Photos and People thru Mural

Live Art Mural by Gerilya based on Agam-agam ng Cyber Citizen Poetry by Pia Montalban Performance at Salang: A Night of Poetry, Hiphop, Rock, Stand-up Comedy and Live Art in support of Free Ericson Acosta, Save Tubbataha Reef and Terminate VFA Campaigns Organized by TABAKK at Freedom Bar, Anonas, Quezon City, Philippines Januray … Continue reading

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Salang: US Benevolence: Hit and Ruin

Live Art Mural by Gerilya based on “Tubbataha” Poetry by Mac Ramirez Performance at Salang: A Night of Poetry, Hiphop, Rock, Stand-up Comedy and Live Art in support of Free Ericson Acosta, Save Tubbataha Reef and Terminate VFA Campaigns Organized by … Continue reading

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Fierce as the Current: I, Tubbataha

(Monologue piece of Ms. World Heritage Site Tubbataha Reefs from Western Philippines) I am enraged by the rude intrusion of USS Guardian to my sanctuary of birds, turtles and fish. I feel raped when the world thought I am a totally … Continue reading

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Haiku: Earth’s Lungs

Sweet breeze in cold hue How can leaves dance in the sky When night’s without you *** Rushing with the wind Past the river gushing hope Love found but quickly lost *** Eyes met in twilight Like nothing’s impossible Til … Continue reading

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Free Ericson Acosta: Kalampag at Kalembang ng Bakal na Dibdib

Papel para sa PANPIL 210 Panunuring Pampanitikan sa gabay ni Prof. Teresita Maceda, Phd, Unibersidad ng Pilipinas – Diliman, AY2011-12. Sinisikap marinig sa sanaysay na ito ang mga tulang atin, mga awit at maging ng mga liham para sa mga kababayan … Continue reading

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Balikwas: Literature under Martial Law (CCP Exhibit)

Part of Piglas Exhibit: Commemorating 40 Years since Martial Law CCP Pasilyo Juan Luna (Main Gallery Hallway) Exhibit  On-going until September 30, 2012 Organized by Cultural Center of the Philippines Intertextual Division Curated by Hermie Beltran Related articles Bigwas ng … Continue reading

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