Literature

Wife’s Longing

(Penned by: DMH-CABRAL) Jan. 24,2011 Composed for and dedicated to: Mr. Jayrald G. Cabral They say that people change as feelings do, But I would lik

The Many Translations of José Rizal’s Noli me tángere

Last on my blog series on the title Noli me tángere “Dicit ei Iesus noli me tangere nondum enim ascendi ad patrem meum.” Jesus saith unto her, touch me

In Search for a Book Title: Rizal’s and Correggio’s Noli me Tángere. Part 2.

In Search for a Book Title:  Rizal’s and Correggio's Noli me Tángere.  Part 2. Antonio Allegri, known as Correggio Noli me Tángere,  1534.  Panel tran

Rizal and Correggio’s Noli me Tángere: Penélope’s Conjecture

Dr. José Rizal’s and Correggio’s NOLI me TANGERE ByPenélope V. Flores Exactly 112 years ago, on June 12th 1898, the Philippine revolutionary establishm

Penelope’s visit to Litomérice, Czech Republic, July 2010

I found this article written by Alan Levy. He describes the Rizal monument in Litomerice better than I did. "Three busts in one block." "What Litomerice

Dr. José Rizal’s Penmanship: The Lost Art of Handwriting

The Lost Art of Handwriting: Rizal's Noli me Tangere I obtained the facsimile of Rizal's Noli me Tangere and El Filibusterismo in handwritten form. It's very

Dr. José Rizal’s 4th floor apartments, Madrid, 1882.

31, July 2010, Saturday Firenze, Italia My instructor, Erin Murphy, an American, is a Florence resident for the past 20 years. Beginning Monday, my class

Ferdinand Blumentritt of Lietmeritz, Austria, friend of Dr. José Rizal.

On May 13, 1877, Dr. Jose Rizal and his friend Dr. Maximo Viola (my ancestor) arrived by train. The friends were met by Dr. Ferdinand Blumentritt and his fam

Leitmeritz, Austria is now Litomérice, Czech Republic

My Luvosîce Moment Penélope V. Flores* Luvosîce: July 19, 2010 Stunned from too little sleep, I blinked at the giant folio before me. My imag

Rizal’s Noli me Tangere’s printing cost

Mr Vicente Marquez, CPA, of 1200 Bayhill Drive, San Bruno, California must have been bitten hard by my blogspot on Dr. Jose Rizal's Noli me Tangere story. No

Jose Rizal’s Noli me Tangere

Dr. Jose Rizal received a loan of 300 pesetas from his friend Dr. Maximo Viola to publish Noli me Tangere. The novel "Noli me Tangere" (1887) from the Latin "to

On Rizal

The Dr. Maximo Viola (Penelope V. Flores) / Dr. Jose Rizal (Patricia Laurel) connection. History repeats itself. Photo

Silangang Mindoro, Lalawigang Sinta

Silangang Mindoro, aking lalawigan, Isang pulong ubod yaman sa kalikasan, Mataas na bundok, lawa at mga ka-ilogan, Hulog ng Maykapal, kay laking kapalaran.