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Can you imagine a world before patriarchy?
This short story portrays a world during the pre-colonial times in the Philippines in which men and women shared equal standing in society and ruled the people with equal power as the male chieftain of the village led the people together with the babaylan, the spiritual leader who was always female. In this historical fiction, a woman is ushered towards a rude awakening before she begins her journey of building a legacy.
You will be able to read more about Kalipaya in the novel, The Legacy of the Babaylan soon!