Jhoanna Lynn B Cruz

Jhoanna Cruz

Jhoanna Lynn B Cruz’s first book, Women Loving: Stories and a Play (Anvil Publishing, 2010), is the first single-author anthology of lesbian-themed writing in the Philippines. Her writing has won the Philippines’ prestigious Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature. She is currently associate professor at the University of the Philippines Mindanao in Davao City. 


Abi nako

e-bookTHE PHRASE ABI NAKO has fascinated me since moving to Davao where I’ve had to make sense of the world in Cebuano (or Binisaya), the city’s lingua franca. In Filipino, it translates into akala ko: equivalent to the English...

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