CHAPTER 2 – UMMA AYAM SINSANA (WHERE ARE YOU NOW?)

( If you still have not read chapter 1, do read it here.) As soon as they arrived in Lubuagan, Guinnaban was baptized to Christianity by Fr. Belucci and named Benedict – after St. Benedict. To Guinnaban, the name symbolized hope and courage – and he liked the sound of it! The abrupt change of … Read moreCHAPTER 2 – UMMA AYAM SINSANA (WHERE ARE YOU NOW?)

CHAPTER 1 – UMMA AYAM SINSANA (WHERE ARE YOU NOW?)

By: Jena IsleThe mournful chant reverberated through the small four walls of the hut…” Aieeeee”. Guinnaban – 9 at that time – was cowering in the eerie shadows. He was staring at the wrinkled woman wailing for the gaunt, pale corpse laid on the long table. The head of the corpse was at a grotesque … Read moreCHAPTER 1 – UMMA AYAM SINSANA (WHERE ARE YOU NOW?)

Cardiac Diseases -Prevention and Laboratory Tests

clipart.comWho are prone to cardiovascular diseases? What tests are performed to determine this? How could one prevent this? Vital questions about the heart that we should answer. People who are overweight or obese , who are hypertensive, have sedentary lifestyles, smoke and drink alcohol and who have a family history of heart attacks and strokes, … Read moreCardiac Diseases -Prevention and Laboratory Tests

Resources for Research Assignments in College Biology

Education – in order for it to be effective – should evolve in conjunction with the society in which it exists in. The knowledge acquired should be relevant with the times. You could not teach now typing lessons making use of the old models of typewriters; instead, it is taught now with highly advanced computers. … Read moreResources for Research Assignments in College Biology

A Zany Cinquain from Zorlone – A Replay of His First Poems!

Oftentimes we come across someone who has real talent and we know in our hearts, we just have to share this with others – with the blogosphere. And this is one of those instances in which I was so taken by the talent of this young man – LORENZO BERNARDINO a.k.a. ZORLONE – that I … Read moreA Zany Cinquain from Zorlone – A Replay of His First Poems!

Plotdog’s WOOF Results for June 12, 2009

Thanks for voting for my entry. Mabuhay to all the top picks! – Justin, Zorlone, Jennifer, Deeptesh, WebbieLady, and Roy, Ferox , Izzy: you’re all winners for me. Keep writing, guys! WOOF Contest – Top Picks About Poetry and Writing Jena Isle – “Poets and Poems” – Are poets defined by their poems? Poetry Dragon … Read morePlotdog’s WOOF Results for June 12, 2009