Kalag-Kalag thoughts: Remembering loved ones, and a ghost story

Dennis Singson 10/27/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Kalag-Kalag or All Souls’ Day for this year is drawing near, and it is once again another day to visit the graves of loved ones, who have passed on, light candles for…

Public told: Visit graves early; no alcohol, bladed weapons

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/29/2018

In order to avoid the dense crowd, and losing unattended belongings, officers from the Cebu City Government advised those who wish to visit the cemeteries to do so earlier than usual. This developed after personnel from the…

The poem as objet trouveé

Simeon Dumdum Jr. 02/25/2017

There’s no money in poetry, but there’s no poetry in money, either,” said Robert Graves. It’s a charming chiasmus, which someone like Graves was bound to weave sooner or later — sooner, it turned out. Still one…

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