SIQUIJOR is often referred to as a mystical island, and rightfully so. From the Siquijor port, the view of the verdant mountains, white sand beach, and blue green sea have already rendered me bewitched by its natural charm.
DURING the death anniversary of our family’s matriarch last December 17, Fr. Bernard OCD, the only priest in the family commented that there is hardly any connection among the younger generations, much less knowing their roots.
BASED on a research done by Plan Philippines in 2009, 6 out 10 high school students are being bullied. It further said that 7 out of 10 Grades 4 to 6 students, and 5 out of 10 in Grades 1 to 3 are also bullied.