MELVIN BANGGOLLAY

Veteran Poet - 1,139 Points (11/07/1975 / Natonin, Mountain Province, Philippines)

MELVIN BANGGOLLAY Poems

641. Whenever Your Lonely 6/12/2008
642. Where Do I Draw My Poetry 1/28/2008
643. Where Will I Spent My Christmas 2016 12/1/2016
644. Whisphering Pine Trees 3/24/2008
645. Whoever You Are 5/7/2009
646. Why I Enrolled Law? 7/30/2013
647. Why Jesus Christ Didn'T Marry? 9/14/2008
648. Why Somebody's Better 9/1/2008
649. Why We Have To Die 5/7/2009
650. Wika, Gabay Sa Kaunlaran 1/2/2008
651. Will Of The Heaven 2/1/2008
652. World's Political Crisis 10/13/2008
653. Yolanda, You Captured Me 1/2/2008
654. You And Me 2/4/2008
655. You And You Alone 11/6/2007
656. You Broke My Heart Again 4/13/2008
657. You Changed My Life 3/4/2009
658. You'Ll Always Be Part Of Me 5/8/2008
659. Your Footsteps 5/23/2008
660. Your Gone 8/6/2009
661. You'Re Beauty's Magic 12/4/2008
662. You'Re The One 5/28/2009
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Ullalim, The Epic Of Love Of The Maducayan

ULLALIM, THE EPIC OF LOVE OF THE MADUCAYAN
By Melvin Banggollay Jr.

An ullalim epic is a traditional music and poetry form of the Philippines. These are long chanted stories passed down for hundreds of years that tell the exploits of heroes. They are classics of the Malayo-Polynesian language family. The most skilled poets would memorize epic cycles that took two to four days to recite during all-night dramatic performances. Two examples of precolonial (before the Spanish came) epics that survive today are Biag ni Lam-ang (Legend of Lamang) in Ilocano (a northern Luzon dialect) ...

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Poet Never Dies

POET NEVER DIES
BY: MELVIN BANGGOLLAY


Poets of all walks of life the world had seen
May rest their laurels to end their own being
but their spirit through their works will remain
Touching, reminding, loving and inspiring.

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