Salamat Inay at Itay

Sanay na sanay tayo sa ganito, yung dinadaan sa sulat o text yung mga gusto natin iparating sa isa’t-isa. Hindi kasi tayo masalita pagdating sa pagsasabi ng ating mga nararamdaman eh. Simula pagkabata namin ni utol hanggang ngayon ganito pa rin yung pamamaraan natin sa pag-papabatid ng laman ng ating mga puso. At bilang nabigyan…

Kwaderno

Hindi maiwasang maluha ni Janus at Donna habang binabasa ang sulat ng kanilang anak. Magkahalong pagsisisi at panghihinayang ang kanilang naramdaman habang tangan-tangan ang papel na naging hingahan nito ng kanyang mga hinanakit at saloobin. —————— Masaya nagsimula ang pamilya nina Janus at Donna. Nagkakilala sila sa Arellano University kung saan sila nagtapos ng kolehiyo.…

Vindication

The puzzle has been solved The chain of the unknown has been unlocked Vindication has finally came And the sun shines so bright After being tagged as someone bad Because of one’s desire to be on top The wheel of fate has finally turned And stories of the past finally revealed Never regret the chosen…

Vicissitude

The shallowness of an empty tank Cloaked by darkness and smokey fog Enveloped by loud silence around the chamber Gazing at nowhere painlessly bleeding But history has already gone by The dark days are now draped by bright lights Music is now filling the four corners of the room No more wounds but only scars…

Habibi-M

Sabi ni Julia Fordham “Love moves in mysterious ways”. Siguro nga totoo yun kasi sabi naman ni Randy Crawford “Love begins with one hello”. Pero para sa’kin “Love begins with one friend request bago pa man makapag-hello”. Kaya nga bago ang lahat, I would like to thank Mark Zuckerberg for your genius invention of the…

iPad

“Pepe gising na, yung mga kaklase mo, nagsisipaglaruan na sa labas. Bangon na anak.” “Inaantok pa po ako Ma, tsaka mainit sa labas dito na lang po ako sa loob maglalaro ng PSP at iPAD.” “Hay naku, puro ka na lang computers. Bangon na dyan at mag-almusal ka na.” Ilang saglit lang ay bumangon na…

Pag-ibig sa Dayuhang Lupa

Nasanay na maglakbay sa mundo na mag-isa Walang inaasahan kundi sariling mga paa Sariling sikap at sariling kayod Upang pamumuhay ay maitaguyod Huwarang anak sa kanyang mga magulang Maasahang kaagapay sa mga kapatid na ang iba’y wala pang muwang Taga suporta sa kanilang pangangailangan Takbuhan sa oras ng kagipitan Sa kakulangan ng kinikita sa sariling…

Ronald Gadayan …Gem of Honesty

This is the 4th poem from Mr. Villalobos. It’s about the airport janitor, Ronald Gadayan who surrendered large amount of money he found in airport. This proved that honesty and integrity cannot be compromised by large sum of money, even though that their family is in need of it. Ronald Gadayan …Gem of Honesty By…

Jess Robredo …to die a hero

This is the other poem, submitted by Mr. Apolinario Villalobos as a comment to one of my blog post. He really is an amazing poet who can easily come-up with such a nice poem. Won’t like to take it long, here’s one of his masterpieces. Jess Robredo …to die a hero By Apolinario B. Villalobos…