Wednesday, 16th October 2019


By Ralph John Mijares       Despite the devastation of Supertyphoon Yolanda in the province of Capiz, life goes on for Capiceños.
It is not reasonable for them to stop celebrating Christmas and New Year.
“Christmas is Christmas. It must go on,” Jaybrielle Gallegos said, seeing the destruct...

Jose Rizal for Barangay Captain

Published in Strike Through
Monday, 04 November 2013 00:00
Jose Rizal for Barangay Captain   By Ralph John Mijares         If Rizal were alive today and he would run for barangay captain, will he win?
This is what my Rizal teacher asked on the first day of class.
Most of my classmates answered “yes” as they cited Rizal’s positive traits. However, one begg...

Bigger Bites, Please

Published in Strike Through
Monday, 26 August 2013 00:00
Bigger Bites, Please  
By Ralph John Mijares       Everybody, please sing this wonderful and meaningful remake of one of our most loved nursery rhymes. And please try to stay in tune.     Old MacDonald had a farm, Eya-Iya-Yo. And on his farm he had a pig, E...

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