Mangyari Lamang ni Rico Abelardo

Poetry has a way of moving the heart, and stirring the mind and soul in the way that music touches our soul. My daughter shared this beautiful poem with me which her Ateneo professor shared with them in class. It is a beautiful paean to those who have loved and lost and yet continue to…

Martial law through young eyes

Later this month, on Sept. 21, the country marks the 40th anniversary of martial law—one of the darkest periods in our nation’s history. I wanted to create a deeper awareness of martial law among the students in my Ateneo grief class by using the losses suffered during this period as an anchor for our lessons,…