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Writer, book author Sylvia Mayuga dies

/ 08:25 PM December 31, 2019

Writer-author Sylvia Mayuga. Photos posted on Facebook account of Inday Espina Varona

MANILA, Philippines – Writer, book author, and editor Sylvia Mayuga died on Tuesday, December 31, friends and relatives said on social media.

Mayuga’s friends and notable writers in both the media and fiction writing industry including Lualhati Bautista, Joel Pablo Salud, Nonoy Espina, and Inday Espina Varona confirmed the former’s death.

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She was 77.

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Never goodbye, Mader Sylvia Mayuga!So glad we managed that leisurely lunch date last Oct 27 when you had a brief spurt…

Posted by Inday Espina-Varona on Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Took this photo of Sylvia Mayuga and Elmer A. Ordonez, two writers I love, at the Solidaridad, to which Sylvia said, "We…

Posted by Joel Pablo Salud on Monday, December 30, 2019

Sana’y kaya ko pa rin siyang kalampagin ng ganito:Ibyang…Psst, Ibyang.Hoy.Ibyaaaaannngg!!!Hanggang sa sumagot…

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Posted by Lualhati Bautista on Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Aside from writing award-winning books, Mayuga also once served as a desk editor for INQUIRER.net.

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