Life of a Morion: Passion, Peity, Penitence

MARINDUQUE, Philippines – The famous Moriones tradition is more than a showcase of cultural heritage here. For the people, the vow of a Morion unveils the utmost faith and a shared passion to the sacrifice of Jesus Christ for humanity. During the Lenten season, thousands troop to this heart-shaped island-province to witness and glimpse of…

Walk With Your Heart

It is still dark but I know he is nearby. I didn’t see him but I smell him though. His stench breaks the fresh morning air at my porch. I sneeze twice from the pungent odor of a man from the mountains of trash and garbage. As I walked through the front yard wading my…