Case of Writers in Prison Taken up in PEN Forum

  [smartads] “It is a long arduous wait for justice and freedom.” Thus describes former UP Collegian editor Ericson Acosta’s nearly two years of detention in the Calbayog sub-provincial jail in Samar. The   worldwide observance of International Day for Imprisoned Writers initiated in Manila by the Philippine Center of the International PEN (Poets, Playwrights, Essayists,…

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Imelda’s Lodge

Imelda’s Lodge Corner Orquin & Nijaga St. Calbayog City   For Room & Venue Reservations Please Call: Land Line (055) 209-4664 Mobile: 09272903668   Room Rates   Deluxe Rooms (With Aircon, Cable TV, Comfort & Shower Room)   Family Deluxe (max of 4 persons) —————P900 Family Deluxe (max of 3 persons) —————P800 Double (Matrimonial) —————-P700…

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20 Questions with Ceazar Khan

[smartads] I have decided that I will do an interview with all the children here, maybe even some of the older ones also, when their birthdays come around.  I was a big fan of the show, “Kids Say the Darndest Things” so I thought this would be something interesting enough to write about and maybe…

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