The P word

where everyone can find World P's.

Pre-Colonial Text : Baybayin

Can you write in Baybayin?

August 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Playplace Play

I dare you to say that ten times fast without stuttering or bumbling. By THAT, I mean the title of this piece. This particular play tickled my curiosity precisely because … Continue reading

May 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Place for the Soul : Zamboanga City

As I tell my friends about my trips to Zamboanga City, they always give me a surprised and puzzled look. They can’t believe that I have so much praise for such a … Continue reading

April 9, 2016 · 2 Comments

Pop Culture and Deadpool

I was initially going to call this entry “Pool,Dead” as an obvious reference to the movie (and to remain consistent with the P-word titles), but I think it was all … Continue reading

February 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Piquant Wit, Poetry and Proverbs : The Language of Heneral Luna

“It’s only words, and words are all I have to take your heart away” – Bee Gees A lot of times people think they enjoy the movies because of the … Continue reading

September 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Principles of Heneral Luna

When Philippine History lessons are taught to students, a lot of emphasis is given to memorizing dates and names of people, but not much on what happened to them. Sometimes … Continue reading

September 14, 2015 · Leave a comment


As part of Tanghalang Batingaw’s 39th Anniversary, the resident theater group of Lyceum of the Philippines University (LPU) Manila presented a fantasy play inspired by the hits of The Eraserheads, … Continue reading

August 8, 2015 · 1 Comment