5 Must-Read Literary Titles from Eastern Visayas

#PHPicks by Mark Púgnit Bonábon |

CAVEAT: It may appear to you that this article’s title exudes an air of authority from a literary luminary, but mind you, this is just abrief sophomoric essay of a budding Eastern Visayan writer who employed a modicum ofresearch (i.e, consulting Waray literature enthusiasts through Messenger and poring over online book reviews) plus a mound of common sense. Continue reading 5 Must-Read Literary Titles from Eastern Visayas

5 Must-Read Literary Titles from Western Visayas

#PHPicks by Early Sol Gadong |

Lists are a tricky, tricky thing. So when I was invited to write for Payag Habagatan and come up with a list that features West Visayan literature, I tried to put off the task as long as I could. At the onset, I’d like to clarify that this is by no means a “best-of” list. Rather, it is a sampler of West Visayan publication that one can pore over, if they are to get an idea of what and how much West Visayan literature has to offer. Continue reading 5 Must-Read Literary Titles from Western Visayas