10 things your dad never told you about

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 06/09/2022

CEBU, Philippines—Nothing in the world can be as beautiful as a relationship between a father and a child, especially the one with a daughter.  For some,  the father and child relationship becomes the bar of foundation for…

How I almost killed Papa

Arjay Hije - @inquirerdotnet 04/25/2022

How will I deal with grief?” I ask myself every time I remember how I almost killed my father when I was still a child. I was naive back then. Will I cry? Will I hide my…

Losing him 352 km away

Farley Bermeo Jr. - @inquirerdotnet 07/01/2021

Papa was never really good at expressing love in words, but his affection for me and my siblings was deeper than any form of pronouncements. His love came out in many ways. Sometimes, it appeared in the…

Dads are cool because…

Immae Lachica 06/14/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Fathers are the generals in each household. What they usually say, is what should be done. But with this strict demeanor, fathers have a soft side, too. Dads are children’s biggest superheroes because of…

PLAYING FOR PAPA

Glendale G. Rosal 04/16/2018

Central Visayas woodpusher uses father’s passing as strength in Palarong Pambansa Vigan City, Ilocos Sur — One of the most difficult things to accept is the loss of a loved one. For 15-year-old Jeremy Pepito, the passing…

Papa Digs

Gerard Pareja 06/18/2017

Digong, amahan ning nasud. Naa unta mi pipila ka hangyo nimoning Father’s Day. Una, ilisi na intawon ning imong Justice secretary. Gakiat man lang agi ani. Gatuo tingali ni siya nga “cute” ning iyang inamaw. Feeling Pontius…

Papa di ganahag Bomba Mama

Gerard Pareja 05/07/2017

Di na nako masubay kon nganong niadtong dekada 60 ang hubo-hubo ug pakighilawas nga makita sa tilon gihinganlan man og bomba. Tingali kay daw boto sa bomba ang epikto niani sa mga nanan-aw. Duna sad hinuoy posibilidad…

‘Padre De Pamilya Na, Pari Pa!’

Lloyd Suarez 03/12/2017

Bisag gi-unsa nako pagtimbang-timbang dili madawat sa akong tanlag nga mahimo’ng pari kami’ng mga lalaki’ng minyo. Kini tungod kay di g’yud angayan. Wa ka-eskuwela pagka-pari ug akong namat-an nga ang pari simbolo intawon sa kaputli diha sa…

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