Saturday, April 20, 2019
CAGAYAN DE ORO
CAGAYAN DE ORO
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Lim: Second time
IT WAS only my second visit to Italy. I don’t know why it took me 35 years to go back.Temperatures were a little chilly—mostly hovered around 14-15 Celsius but felt more like 11-12 due to the winds. Pleasantly cool temperatures ...
From 13 days ago
MY FATHER is haunted by this recurring dream—he is lost. He is driving around the city trying to find his way home but somehow, he can’t. He seems to be driving in circles.When my father first tells me about this ...
From 27 days ago
IN the weeks after my mother passed, salespeople at the stores she patronized, innocently asked how she was doing. When I told them that she had passed, they were shocked and saddened.My mother was quite unforgettable. She was still doing ...
From 90 days ago
MY mother believed in preparation and she trained all of us, to always be prepared. So from the moment of diagnosis, my siblings and I sprung into action. The obituary, however, was something I could not bring myself to write ...
From 97 days ago
I SIT here waiting—waiting for a sign from my mother that all is well. Friends and family say it will come when I least expect it—not when I’m waiting for it.I have seen my mother three times before the 40th ...
From 104 days ago
I AM not sad. But why do the tears still fall?I look at the growing pile of newspaper columns that now sit on a shelf in my bedroom. When my mother was still around, she would diligently cut my newspaper ...
From 111 days ago
IT’S one thing to choose to be alone, another to be left alone without a choice.My mother had good days as well as bad days. But she had great days too and we lived for these days. We could almost ...
From 118 days ago
THEY say that grief is like the ocean. It comes in waves.My grief began when I heard the word, “metastasis.” “How long has she got?” I braced myself for the answer. “Two to three months,” I was told. I calmly ...
From 125 days ago
Lim: Mother 2
MY mother is gone. But till today, she is with me, still.During her weakest moments, Mama remained thoughtful, loving and kind. Every time I fed her, she would say, “Go, eat now.” When I made her something to eat past ...
From 132 days ago
MY mother was beautiful. She was gracious and generous. She was patient and long-suffering. She was self-sacrificing. She was humble and unassuming. She never cursed. She never complained. She never ranted and raved. She was a gentle creature.She was everything ...
From 139 days ago