Bobby Mañosa: On loss, and those with lasting significance

Pursuant to one psychoanalytic account, losing people or things (or both) symbolizes success. It is, apparently, the subliminal desire’s way of purposely interrupting the rational mind. Apart from that, in “The Psychopathology of Everyday Life,”

A bahay kubo-inspired house furnished with abstracts

“I feel betrayed,” says architect Oscar Peñasales’ wife. Like many Filipino nurses, the wife’s dream to work abroad. She had been traveling back and forth with her husband to find a job in the