• Of Cocks and Hens
    philippine studies Ateneo de Manila University • Loyola Heights, Quezon City • 1108 Philippines The Stories of Alejandro R. Roces Arturo G. Roseburg Philippine Studies vol. 6, no. 2 (1958): 139–154 Copyright © Ateneo de Manila University Philippine Studies is published by the Ateneo de Manila...
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  • compilation of contemporary short stories and literary approach
    John Paolo B. Romero In analyzing a text with a moral-philosophical approach, the reader is trying to be in the story itself, what are the virtues/values he/she can get from the story. The story is basically about the effect of the abuses/cruelty of the parents to their children and their relationship....
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  • Literqture
    Short Story: Wedding Dance Poem: Bonsai Group 2 (Rosabal, Gocela, Gamalinda) Short Story: The White Horse of Alih Poem: Patalim Group 3 (Barlin and Castillejo) Short Story: Mayday Eve Poem: Bihirang Masulat ang Kaligayahan Group 4 (De Jesus, Dela Cruz, Sioco) Short Story : My Brother’s...
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  • My Brother
    My Brother’s Peculiar Chicken by Alejandro R. Roces Theme: Exploring Filipino Humor • Humor: “Only in the Philippines” Filipinos love to laugh and have fun Laughing at problems Very low suicide rate Optimism roots from our religion Optimism...
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  • None
    Story No. 1 My Brother's Peculiar Chicken By: Alejandro R. Roces My brother Kiko once had a very peculiar chicken. It was peculiar because no one could tell whether it was a rooster or a hen. My brother claimed it was a rooster. I claimed it was a hen. We almost got whipped because we argued too...
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  • Humbale
    that made full use of the punctuation mark in an innovative way. Villa is also a short story writer, critic, and painter. Written Works: Philippine Short Stories: Best 25 Short Stories of 1928; Philippine Love Stories; Footnote to Youth: Tales of the Philippines and Others; Poems by Doveglion; Have Come...
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  • essay
    major events in a story, usually in a cause-effect relation. 3. Point of View -- the vantage point from which a narrative is told. A narrative is typically told from a first-person or third-person point of view. In a narrative told from a first-person perspective, the author tells the story through a character...
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  • Nothing
    Summary of my brother's peculiar chicken by alejandro roces? He has a brother named Kiko and one day they found a strange chicken and fighted over it because they don't know whether its a rooster or a hen and then they told their parents and they fighted too. Now,they asked for help to Tinienteng Tasio...
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  • Ambradul
    from one crocodile to another; one…two…three….four….until twenty, and finally, he thanked all crocodiles because he had crossed the river. The story mainly tells us about …. ?" twenty crocodiles the boss of the crocodile a rabbit and twenty crocodiles a rabbit and the boss of crocodile the boss of...
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  • Literary Analysis of No Name Woman
    declaration.  The phrase “devote pages of paper” is evidently used in reference to Kingston’s chapter, “No Name Woman,” in which she states both the story of her aunt and her analysis of it in remembrance of the aunt’s existence.  As well, Kingston’s inclusion of the word “alone” emphasizes that only she...
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  • M'ranao folktales
    folktales like other stories provide various experiences that is why they are important. Folktales are not merely stories but there are morals in them, probably not obvious but underlying morals in it. In like manner, folktales may not be history but surely mirrors the people‟s way of living in the past...
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  • My Brother's Peculiar Chicken
    My Brother's Peculiar Chicken (Alejandro R. Roces) My brother Kiko once had a very peculiar chicken. It was peculiar because no one could tell whether it was a rooster or a hen. My brother claimed it was a rooster. I...
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  • My Brother's Peculiar Chicken
    My Brother's Peculiar Chicken (Alejandro R. Roces) My brother Kiko once had a very peculiar chicken. It was peculiar because no one could tell whether it was a rooster or a hen. My brother claimed it was a rooster. I...
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  • A Brother Is the Car You'Ve Never Owned
    A Brother is the Car You've Never Owned Jean Baptiste Legouve once said, " A brother is a friend given by nature."(Legouve) It is a sad day, indeed, when nature is the one who takes a brother away. The bond between siblings is sometimes hard to explain, but Louise Erdrich described that bond metaphorically...
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  • Synthesis Essay
    what you put on your dinner plate. The McDonald’s brothers were used in this example of what happened to the fast food industry after the 1930’s when Drive Ins started. Shortly after once realizing how big of a hit fast food was the McDonald brothers fired their entire crew of car hops, got rid of their...
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  • The Farmer Boy and the City Girl
    “he” are my maternal grandparents. My grandmother was born and raised in Santa Barbara, California. A city girl, you might say. I’ve never heard many stories about when my grandma was a little girl growing up, but my mom told me one thing that she knew: there was an asphalt playground that my grandma...
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  • My Brothers Peculiar Chicken
    My brother Kiko once had a very peculiar chicken. It was peculiar because no one could tell whether it was a rooster or a hen. My brother claimed it was a rooster. I claimed it was a hen. We almost got whipped because we argued too much. The whole question began early one morning. Kiko and I were...
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  • Chorul Speaking
    life seems very amazing. First ! We will meet Jeng...jeng...jeng... F . R . I . E . N . D . S There are many parties of friends here, such as thin, fat, tall, short, cute, pretty and the most peculiar is...the nerd ! Any nerds here ? here..here..here.. Any nerds here ? If we have a huge problem ...
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  • Choral Speaking
    hostel life seems very amazing. First ! We will meet Jeng...jeng...jeng... F . R . I . E . N . D . S There are many types of people here, such as thin, fat, tall, short, cute, pretty and the most peculiar is...the nerd ! Any nerds here ? If we have a huge problem Our beloved family and parents will...
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  • You and I
    My Brother’s Peculiar Chicken Alejandro R. Roces My brother Kiko had a very peculiar chicken. It was very peculiar because no one could tell whether it was a rooster or a hen. My brother claimed it was a rooster. I claimed it was a hen. We almost got lynched trying to settle the...
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