Category Archives: durian

Prices of durian not expected to go below P40

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/ 31 July) – Locals and visitors might not enjoy cheaper durian during the 33rd Kadayawan Festival in August as the demand for the “king of fruit” has increased both in the domestic and international markets, an executive of the Davao Durian Council said on Monday. Council president Candelario Miculob told Kapehan sa […]

COMMENTARY: Durian City

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 2 Aug) – That Davao and durian both start with the same letter may be one reason the city cannot be dissociated from the fruit. Of course, signification is arbitrary; the city knows this too well and appears to reiterate the association in every corner. Arriving at F. Bangoy International Airport, […]

Duyan Sug: Taste Like A Heaven

kung-kung duyan
kung masa duyan
pa dahun-dahun hupi
pa ugbusan bangti
bangti uwa-uwa…
taste like a heaven
smell like hell
eating this you can see angel
sniffing this you can let go evil…
never to be found somewhere…
only in jolo my dear..!
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>> Neldy Jolo ‘>
Duyan Sug at Jolo Wharf, Sulu Darul Islam
Aboard ship bound for Bongao, Sulu
April 2009