By Rica EspirituAug 6Sep 70
This portrait was based on a photo I took of Gems in Cucina Rusticana. It was afternoon and there was a thin sliver of sunlight that lighted the room. It fell on her face as she talked. When she was worrying about how things were. I took a pic and captured that moment. I never thought I’d be using it as basis for this...
By Rica EspirituFeb 3Feb 30
Did you create a great Monday or are you just letting Monday happen?
By Rica EspirituFeb 2Feb 20
I know Sundays are meant for leisure. Right now we’re gathered around the dining table doing one thing – working. Mars is teaching Brian on how to use a tech pen. I am taking a break from writing contracts.
By Rica EspirituNov 3Nov 30
It rained in Manila and in some areas, traffic started clogging the streets as the water rose. Two hours later, the rains stopped and the sky was a washed with the fiery glow of sunset. How many of us cursed the floods as they looked down at their drenched shoes? How many took the time to look up and see the spectacle...
By Rica EspirituMar 5Mar 50
For most boys, summer means lots of play time. No school. No homework. On this end of the world, it is also the time when young boys are circumcised as a rite of passage to manhood. In the provinces, the boys are lined up under the sun and one by one, they face the village doctor, screaming with fright and pain as...