Category: Reviews

 
Review of True North by Beverly Brandt
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Review of True North by Beverly Brandt

It was my usual routine to buy for something to read once I received my monthly salary.  After I paid …

Footnote to Youth by Jose Garcia Villa
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Summary and Review of “Footnote to Youth,” a short story by Jose Garcia Villa

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and my Facebook wall has been flooded with stuff related with my student’s …

Bread of Salt by NVM Gonzales
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Summary and Review of “The Bread of Salt,” a short story by N.V.M. Gonzales

As we grow older, life unfolds before us the reality of the world where we are living. It may not …

Summary and Review of "The Mats," a short story by Francisco Arcellana
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Summary and Review of “The Mats,” a short story by Francisco Arcellana

I have read already the short story a few days ago but could not write my reflection about it soon. …

Summary and Review of "The Centipede," a short story by Rony V. Diaz
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Summary and Review of “The Centipede,” a short story by Rony V. Diaz

Let me tell you first a story. There is a large age gap between me and my siblings. With a …

Life Lesson's in Reading Paulo Coelho's The Alchemist
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Life Lessons in Reading Paulo Coelho’s “The Alchemist”

It was when I was still a college student, that I found about the Brazilian author. Some of my classmates …