Alibata – a term coined to mimic the first two (2)
letters of the alphabet in a region in southern Philippines –
was used primarily to record business transactions, love letters, and
other personal matters around 1000-1200 AD.
Languages of the Philippines
Presents a list of dialects found all over the Philippines
A Philippine Folktales, Myths and Legends Page
Official web site of the University of the Philippines Creative Writing
PinoyLit, A Philippine Literature Page
PinoyLit provides information on Filipino writers, and illustrators,
their lives and their work. You can also find a few Philippine short
stories, novels, essays, children's literature, myths, legends, folk
tales and folklore, and even chapter summaries of the Noli
Me Tangere and the El Filibusterismo.
The Best Philippine Short Stories
The Best Philippine Short Stories brings the best in Philippine
literature. In spite of its name, poems, essays, artwork, and cartoons
appear on a regular basis.