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.
January 13, 2018
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December 30, 2017
December 23, 2017
December 16, 2017
“My investigation became more like an obsession; I would walk any trail if it meant finding a trace of one of the computers at its end. I was determined to prove their existence and their talent in a way that … Continue reading →
January 07, 2017
[Editor’s note: The writer reflects on and re-shares a Simbang Gabi experience she had three years ago that continues to guide her attendance to the mass celebration every year.] Do you recall a priest’s homily such that its effect carries … Continue reading →
December 31, 2016
“CAN you by worrying about yourself, change the person you really are? Does your anxious thought help to pay bills, does it make your work succeed, does it reap the harvest or fill the barn? You are a spiritual being, … Continue reading →
December 29, 2016
“The truth is, the line between what is uniquely yours and what is given to you by your culture is invisible to you. Don’t worry about it. Your village is inside you. Your work is to go inside and bring … Continue reading →