INQUIRER.NET: Prolific writer Ed Maranan writes 30

Prolific writer Ed Maranan writes 30

Imbitasyon sa Gawad Kataga

Sa pagdiriwang ng nalalapit na isang dekada ng Kataga, Samahan ng mga Manunulat sa Pilipinas, Inc., inihahandog ng KATAGA ang patimpalak na kikilala sa pinakamahuhusay na manunulat ng dagli sa buong bansa! Bukas ang patimpalak sa lahat ng manunulat na nagnanais magbahagi ng kuwentong may sinasabi. Tara na at sali na! Maaaring i-download ang pormularyo […]

INQUIRER.NET: First King of ‘Balagtasan’: José Corazon de Jesus remembered, reinvented

First King of ‘Balagtasan’: José Corazon de Jesus remembered, reinvented  

INQUIRER.NET: National Artist for Literature Cirilo F. Bautista, 76, writes 30

from by Ruel S. De Vera A man immersed in the greatness of the creative word throughout his life, Cirilo Francisco Bautista died Sunday at the age of 76. Bautista was elevated to the Order of the National Artist (ONA) of the Philippines in 2014 by President Benigno Aquino. He is survived by his wife […]

Merquita, Errol A.

Errol Merquita was born and raised in Los Amigos, Tugbok Davao City. He received full writing fellowships from Ateneo de Davao, MSU-IIT (Iligan), De La Salle University (IYAS), University of the Philippines-ICW, UP-Cebu, UP-Tacloban and UP-Baguio. He is a recipient of Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards (2011, 2015, 2017) and Satur Apoyon Writing Contest (2010), for fiction […]

Call for Submissions: 1st Ateneo Libulan LGBT+ Writers Workshop

In celebration of Pride Month and Ateneo Libulan Circle’s 1st Birthday, we are inviting applications to the 1st Ateneo Libulan LGBT+ Writers Workshop. We are accepting works that are related to or are interpretations on the theme of Gender, Sexuality, and/or the Body. Although this is specially organized for Pride Week, we are optimistic that […]

Invitation to Poetry & Healing

The first in a series of workshops from Leadership Journey Institute on Humanities and Medicine is happening on May 6, 2018, at the Fo Guang Shan Mabuhay Temple in Malate, Manila. Join us for a day of discovering the deep connection between poetry and medicine, learning the craft of poetry writing, and exploring the meaningfulness […]

Rueda, Roger

Roger B. Rueda is the author of the books ‘A Plain and Practically Lucid English Grammar’ (Centralbooks), ‘Solitude: Poems’ (BinasPublishing), and ‘Vines & Verges: Short Stories’ (BinasPublishing). His short stories have appeared in The Sunday Times and Philippines Graphic; his poems, in Philippine Panorama, Home Life, and Philippines Graphic. His poems have been anthologized in […]

Raposas, Arius Lauren

Arius Lauren C. Raposas, also known by his pen name Al Raposas, was born on January 1, 1996 in Marikina, Metro Manila. Later on, he grew up in Antipolo, Rizal. He finished elementary at Justo Learning Academy (now Our Lady of Hope Integrated Acadeny) as valedictorian, with his general average setting a record high that […]