by Nathan Chan
Let us praise the silence of hours Spent sighing. Let’s praise what’s not ours To have in desiring. Let The restless rhythm of our days Be calmed to a summer’s brief delay To pray our pains to thirst, yet.
Nathan Chan is a third-year literature and philosophy student from the Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines. He is currently researching for his thesis on the Filipino-American poet Jose Garcia Villa. He is also interested in the philosophy and theology of St. Thomas Aquinas.