BIKTIMA

Biktima

 

Ayon sa kasabihan, ang kasaysayan ay isinusulat ng mga nagtagumpay. Maaaring tama. Pero mas epektibo siguro at tumatagos ang atake ng kasaysayan, kung maipaparating din natin ang mensahe ng mga biktima. Mga biktima ng giyera, martial law, kapitalismo, gobyerno. Mga biktima ng sistema. Continue reading “BIKTIMA”

Diss is Hip Hop (Hip Hop sa Pinas)

Diss is Hip Hop (Hip Hop sa Pinas)

Ayon sa isang Hip Hop documentary, kasama na talaga sa kultura ng Hip Hop ang Beef. Kahit nuon pa man lalo na nung late 80s hanggang 90s, may touch of egotism na talaga ang genre na ito ng musika. Ang sabi nga nuon ni 50 Cent, if you don’t believe that you’re the best in the game, you could be one of those unsigned artists who still struggle to get known. Hindi ko matandaan yung eksaktong statement pero parang ganun ang nais niyang sabihin. Kaya naman hanggang ngayon e pinagdedebatihan pa rin kung sino ba talaga ang the GOAT ng Hip Hop. Continue reading “Diss is Hip Hop (Hip Hop sa Pinas)”

Hamon

Sa edad kong treinta y singko, hindi na ‘ko takot mamatay. Bakit? Dahil naniniwala akong mas may naiambag pa ‘ko kaysa sa ibang mga nakakatanda sa’kin. Isa ‘yun sa mga dahilan kung bakit nagpapasalamat ako sa Maykapal, dahil sa kabila ng mga kagaguhan at kakulangan ko sa buhay ay nagawa ko pa rin naman ang isa sa mga pinakaimportante kong responsibilidad sa buhay. Ito ay ang maghayag ng aking isipan at damdamin – sa pamamagitan ng pagsusulat. Continue reading “Hamon”

Manny Pacquiao won by unanimous decision against Adrien Broner

Manny Pacquiao (61 wins, 39 by KO, 7  losses, 2 draw) once again, proved he ain’t done with the sport of Boxing.

A convincing unanimous decision was awarded to the 8-Division world champion against Adrien Broner (33 wins, 24 by KO,4 losses, 1 draw) at the MGM Grand Las Vegas for Pacquiao’s first title defense for his WBA Welterweight title. Continue reading “Manny Pacquiao won by unanimous decision against Adrien Broner”

The Mythology Class by Arnold Arre

I have been looking for this book for a while before my good friend, Illustrator, Don Tantiado told me that he has a copy of this graphic novel by Arnold Arre.

The Mythology Class (won the National Book Awards in 2000) is a graphic novel about a group of teens formed by Mrs. Enkanta (a hero from the past) to hinder the dark forces destined to return – to  once again, spread terror and to revive their ringleader. Continue reading “The Mythology Class by Arnold Arre”