Tag Archives: marriage

June 27, 2016

The Married Marias: Carla Pastor Antonio and Cecilia “Ces” Gahuman


By DENISE ROCO As of this writing, the act of marriage favors only heterosexual couples in the predominantly Roman Catholic Philippines. Those who have other sexual preferences do not yet have the privilege of being united in law. But the story of the first lesbian Filipina to be granted a fiancée visa to the US is Continue Reading


June 1, 2016

For they say that when you marry in June…



… you’re a bride all your life. The month of June has long been thought of as an auspicious time for weddings. Named after Juno, the Greek goddess of love and marriage, June brides are thought to be the luckiest of them all. This of course is only a saying easily pushed aside, and brides wed at Continue Reading