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Human bones, literary awards, and afterparties

    Kate Torralba brought her father’s bones to Palanca night. It was the first thing she told me as we settled into our seats at Table 24,...

Doing Dyamante

  It’s Thanksgiving season, an American holiday, but I’ll take this chance to be thankful for the week that was. Last Thursday, on November 23,...

A Hamilton workshop

  A few weeks ago, I flew in to Manila with some high school friends to watch the touring production of Hamilton, the smash Broadway...

My neurodivergence is not me

  The past week, we celebrated Mental Health Week, and so here goes another confession in that regard. I’ve promised myself I’d become an advocate...

Back to the Future

  The following is a modified version of a speech I gave to the Honors Day convocation of Silliman University Junior High School last October...

Dear anonymous man hiding in the shadows

  I bumped into you because I clicked on the YouTube link from the Twitter account of The Weekly Sillimanian, because the title of the...

Birthday Returns

  After the ravages of the pandemic, I’ve now found myself back to teaching. It was a very long hiatus from that part of my...

How to survive a high school reunion

  and other Founders Day stories First, before you go to the reunion—especially if it’s for your 30th year—take time to scan your old yearbook. Take a...

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Gov. Sagarbarria lifts pork ban

    Negros Oriental Gov. Chaco Sagarbarria has issued Executive Order No. 10 allowing the transport and movement of live hogs,...
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Ipe to connect Pantawan 1 and 2

    Dumaguete Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo has announced plans to construct “shoreline protection” from Pantawan 1 to Pantawan 2 this...

The ASF dilemma

    Pork lovers may soon get their meat at lower prices after the Provincial government allowed the entry of hogs...

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Gov. Sagarbarria lifts pork ban

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Ipe to connect Pantawan 1 and 2

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