Quantcast
Home » Majayjay You are browsing entries tagged with “Majayjay”

Ave Minyonggi!

By
MINYONG with his fifth grandchild, Amelia,
whom he fondly called, “Ebony”

Ave! I speak this word, thick with meaning and emotion, in honor of my very good, no, my very great friend, Minyong Ordoñez. To others, HGO. To some, Mr. O. Or simply, Minyong.

Posted: November 16th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Jesuits on my mind


By
Minyong Ordoñez

John P. Delaney, SJ—I first saw Fr. John P. Delaney, SJ, in 1949 at the Padre Faura campus, still war-torn amid rubbles caused by American bombings in 1945.

Posted: September 7th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

Made in heaven


By

At the start of the American regime, a young ilustrado named Pio Gozo from Majayjay, Laguna, married Eugenia Estella, a comely village girl from barrio San Isidro. Thus our Gozo family tree took root.

Posted: July 13th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

Today I’m 78, Happy Birthday to me


By

On Feb. 2, 1936 ON a cold and foggy morning, I was born in a farmhouse at the foot of Mt. Banahaw in Laguna.

Posted: February 2nd, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

The hypnotist


By

I first saw my stepfather-to-be in 1942, when I was eight, during the Japanese time. He was attending the town fiesta of Majayjay. I saw him approaching on our pathway, dressed in clothes I’d never seen.

Posted: January 19th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Advertisement
Marketplace