CDO Personality of the Week: Emmanuel Mulawan, the Artist

Emmanuel Mulawan

To start off 2021, I decided to feature one of Cagayan de Oro’s most popular, well-loved, and talented young artists: Emmanuel Mulawan. I met Emman several years ago. I can’t remember exactly when and where we met, but I’ll never forget how amazed I was with his artistic skills. From then on, I became a… Continue reading CDO Personality of the Week: Emmanuel Mulawan, the Artist

Ghost Stories

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Halloween is just around the corner, so I decided to compile ghost stories shared by some friends and former students. These are real-life experiences, and most of them happened in schools and universities. By the way, I witnessed some of these incidents. 😉 Story no. 1 – RETREAT HOUSE – Submitted by Jenjacqs Agbon This… Continue reading Ghost Stories

CDO Personality of the Week: Qrkoni Muyalde – CDO’s Country Boy with an Old Soul

Every time he stepped onstage and the lights shone on him while music played in the background, Qrkoni Muyalde would feel his adrenaline pump and he’d start singing and strumming on his guitar. He’d get more excited when he hears the audience clap and sing with him. For Qrkoni, the stage has become his life,… Continue reading CDO Personality of the Week: Qrkoni Muyalde – CDO’s Country Boy with an Old Soul

Arthur M. Nery: His Time Has Come

The Sesh at Somewhere Else, CDO. First public live performance of Life Puzzle.

This article first came out in my column on Gold Star Daily’s Urban Life section back in October 2018. If you have been following Arthur’s musical journey, you already know that his first album under O/C Records, Letters Never Sent, was released last year. The album is available for download on Spotify and iTunes. I… Continue reading Arthur M. Nery: His Time Has Come