Posted in November 2013

Paradise Regained: A Manifesto for Guinarona


Originally posted on Development templates for Guinarona:
A catastrophe of biblical proportions–that’s the visitation of Supertyphoon Yolanda to Leyte and Samar, November 8, 2013–thousands of deaths, unimaginable devastation, famine and hunger. Even the mountains appear burned. A forlorn and desolate landscape, indeed–hence a defining moment, a watershed event in the history of the world. Background…

Subtle Signs Before Supertyphoon Yolanda


Originally posted on Development templates for Guinarona:
A catastrophe of biblical proportions–that’s the visitation of Supertyphoon Yolanda to Leyte and Samar, November 8, 2013–thousands of deaths, unimaginable devastation, famine and hunger.  Even the mountains appear burned.  A forlorn and desolate landscape, indeed–hence a defining moment, a watershed event in the history of the world.  Guinarona…

And No, We Won’t Go Gentle Into the Good Night


Originally posted on Development templates for Guinarona:
Or The Monumental Razing of Guinarona by Supertyphoon Yolanda (International code, Haiyan) Aftermath of Supertyphoon Yolanda. Licandro Cardante appears shell shocked at the devastation around him in Guinarona, Leyte, Philippines. The NASA map highlighting Supertyphoon Yolanda’s epicenter of destruction in Leyte. Epic, horrendous, terrifying–we can exhaust all the…