Prosy Abarquez Delacruz, J.D.

Prosy Abarquez Delacruz, J.D. Prosy Abarquez-Delacruz, J.D. writes a weekly column for Asian Journal, called “Rhizomes.” She has been writing for Asian Journal Press for 9 years now. She contributes to Balikbayan Magazine. Her training and experiences are in the field of science, food technology, law and community volunteerism for 4 decades. She holds a B.S. degree from the University of the Philippines, a law degree from Whittier College School of Law in California and a certificate on 21st Century Leadership from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. She has been a participant in NVM Writing Workshops taught by Prof. Peter Bacho for 4 years and Prof. Russell Leong. She has travelled to France, Holland, Belgium and Mexico and 22 national parks in the US, in pursuit of her love for arts.

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America in transition

(Part I of II)  “LIFE is much more important than the making of dollars. It should be about passion for doing production about people and its relations to everybody else, where there is respect in the society amongst nationalities, amongst … Continue reading

February 25, 2017

Yosemite National Park: The site of the magical firefall

“YOSEMITE Park is a place of rest, a refuge from the roar and dust and weary, nervous, waiting work of the lowlands, in which one gains the advantage of both solitude and society. Nowhere will you find more company of … Continue reading

February 18, 2017

The challenge for citizens to be guardians of democracy

“KNOWLEDGE has, in our time, triumphed, and is triumphing, over distance, over difference of language, over diversity of habits, over prejudice, and over bigotry. The civilized and Christian world is fast learning the great lesson, that difference of nation does … Continue reading

February 11, 2017

A new social contract for America: Towards equanimity from 2017 to 2020

“HOW do I strengthen the better angels of our nature? And how do we tamp down our tribal impulses?” — Pres. Barack Obama, 2017. “The highest good for humans is to love and take joy in the whole course of … Continue reading

January 23, 2017

Americans face a challenge

“The lotus is the most beautiful flower, whose petals open one by one. But it will only grow in the mud. In order to grow and gain wisdom, first you must have the mud — the obstacles of life and … Continue reading

January 14, 2017

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