Guinahan i Tano’
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Guinahan i Tano’

One of my favorite songs from meggai na kanta yan lalai ginen i inetnon Pa’a Taotao Tano’ is called “Guinahan i Tano’.” I first heard the song in 2013 at Pa’a’s annual competition Dinanña’ Minagof, when it was performed as the finale for the event. It was truly an inspiring moment, as all the fa’fa’na’gue … Continue reading

My Chamorro Anime Ska Band
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My Chamorro Anime Ska Band

Gi este na mes dos biahi esta na hinatme yu’ ni sen atdet na malinek ulu. Fihu ti nahong i maigo’-hu put i meggai na che’cho’-hu gi kumunidat yan gi UOG. Gi i tiningo’-hu put este Fino’ Chamoru taya’ gof maolek na palabra para “stressed.” Guaha palabra siha para atdet pat ti na’magof na siniente, … Continue reading

The Soul of Guam?
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The Soul of Guam?

Last night I watched the film “Last Knights” which is based on the story of the Chushingura or the Legend of the 47 Ronin. Over the years this story of loyalty, courage, honor and sacrifice has been retold in numerous ways, even treated to a Keanu Reeves version in 2013. The basic story deals with … Continue reading