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Dahil hindi mo puwedeng m…

Dahil hindi mo puwedeng mahalin ang isang tao nang hindi mo minamahal ang hilaga, silangan, timog at kanluran ng kanyang mga paniniwala. Kapag nagmahal ka’y dapat mong tanggapin bawat letra ng kanyang birth certificate. Pero me limit. Pantay-pantay ang ibinibigay na karapatan sa lahat ng tao upang lumigaya, o masaktan, o magpakagago, pero kapag sumar na ang mga pinto, nawasak na ang mga puso, nawala ang mga kaluluwa at ang bilang ay umabot na sa zero, goodbye na.

Ricky Lee’s Para Kay B

This book showed me something I always refuse to see in Philippine stories. It gave me a different perspective, one that is closer to a Filipino’s heart or mind. It maybe more complex, but it’s worth it. Philippine literature at its most relatable side.

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