Screenshot from the movie Heneral Luna

Heneral Luna

Heneral Luna (2015, Philippines) For many years now, I seldom go to the cinema to watch movies. I’m more of the loner who is contented in watching them on video at the comfort of my home. So most of the time, I haven’t watched the movie other have watched over the weekend. Although I’m late, Read more about Heneral Luna[…]

an old Cain as imagined by Issa Bacsa

What Ever Happened to Cain?

NOTE: Except for the Biblical passage, everything written here is a work of fiction, a product of my imagination. And He said, “What have you done? The voice of your brother’s blood cries out to Me from the ground. So now you are cursed from the earth, which has opened its mouth to receive your Read more about What Ever Happened to Cain?[…]

book cover of Searching for Lincoln's Ghost by Barbara Dzikowski

Searching for Lincoln’s Ghost

  SEARCHING FOR LINCOLN’S GHOST by Barbara J. Dzikowski (2011, Wiara Books) I seldom join contests and raffles but when I do, I am lucky to win a price more than 50% of the time. So when I joined BookLikes Giveaways, I won a copy of Barbara J. Dzikowski’s Searching for Lincoln’s Ghost. It is Read more about Searching for Lincoln’s Ghost[…]

Tale of Genji movie poster

Tale of Genji: A Thousand Year Enigma

TALE OF GENJI: A THOUSAND YEAR ENIGMA (Genji Monogatari: Sennen no Nazo) (Japan, 2011) Directed by: Yasuo Tsuruhashi Genre: Period / Romance Tale of Genji: A Thousand Year Enigma is based on Japan’s oldest known romantic literary work, The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu, a Japanese novelist, poet, and lady-in-waiting at the Imperial Court Read more about Tale of Genji: A Thousand Year Enigma[…]