Author: Marcia Miral

  • Rethinking the (Long) Pinoy Christmas Season

    Rethinking the (Long) Pinoy Christmas Season

    A call to live Ordinary Time and Advent properly and meaningfully, so that in due time, Christmas can be truly merry.

  • Half-Lessons from Cancer

    Half-Lessons from Cancer

    Rather predictably, I cried when my brother doctor told me the news. “Stage 3, Ate,” he said. Then, I expected denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance to kick in, in that order. Yes, the stages of grief. I didn’t care how long each stage would last, I just wanted them to pan out in that…