Category: amelia h.c. ylagan

mindanao, marcos, aquino

sharing a rare angle on mindanao through the lens of a soldier’s wife. At the Libingan ng mga Bayani  By Amelia H.C. Ylagan ANCIENT ACACIAS stretch their limbs to the skies in the exuberant yawns of their leafy canopies. Filigrees … Continue reading

This land is mine

By Amelia  H.C. Ylagan Spanish colonial law prohibited Spaniards from taking land already occupied by the natives…(But as) native chiefs…were coopted into the colonial administration, they later started selling or donating great parcels of these lands to the friar orders … Continue reading


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