Jim Paredes
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Paradise regained?
by Jim Paredes - January 13, 2019 - 12:00am
We had planned to go to Boracay months ago.
My crystal ball into 2019
by Jim Paredes - December 30, 2018 - 12:00am
It has become a duty. I have been doing this for years now. I must not take the easy way out and stop. No. That would be a big betrayal, or dereliction of duty.
Don’t look for Christmas. It is right here
by Jim Paredes - December 23, 2018 - 12:00am
It is almost Christmas Eve as you read this.
Living with a creative
by Jim Paredes - December 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Most of the time you, dear readers, read about Lydia Paredes only in relation to me.
A championship like no other
by Jim Paredes - December 9, 2018 - 12:00am
It was quite an amazing scene.
Surviving compliments
by Jim Paredes - December 2, 2018 - 12:00am
I am often surprised when people tell me that they read my Humming in my Universe column in the Philippine STAR every week.
My Escape to amazing
by Jim Paredes - November 25, 2018 - 12:00am
An invitation came from IMG (International Management Group). It had the word “Escape” on it. I immediately said yes.
Why we need to listen more
by Jim Paredes - November 18, 2018 - 12:00am
I have been hearing about Project Makinig from some people. I clicked on and I discovered that it is a project by the Liberal Party to get young people involved by getting them to visit neighborhoods...
520 weeks
by Jim Paredes - November 11, 2018 - 12:00am
How old are you right now?
Rico J. Puno: More than just ‘macho gwapito’
by Jim Paredes - November 4, 2018 - 12:00am
I was awakened last Tuesday morning, Oct. 30, with the news that Rico J. Puno had passed on. I learned from friends that he had done a gig the night before. After the show he complained of chest pain and went to...
My own ‘True Decalogue’
by Jim Paredes - October 28, 2018 - 12:00am
I love reading Philippine history.
Blast from the past
by Jim Paredes - October 21, 2018 - 12:00am
My APO buddy Boboy Garrovillo and I did a show last week. It was a fun gig at the Pinoy Playlist Festival 2018 in BGC where 100 artists performed during the last two weekends.
Imagined lives (and how to make them real)
by Jim Paredes - October 7, 2018 - 12:00am
I was a daydreamer as a young boy. I
An old-fashioned pleasure
by Jim Paredes - September 30, 2018 - 12:00am
Last week, I did something pretty old-fashioned but quite radical in this day and age. I went to a bookstore and bought a book.
Nothing lasts forever
by Jim Paredes - September 23, 2018 - 12:00am
I am the type of guy who can really get into things that interest me.
Rearranging the furniture
by Jim Paredes - September 16, 2018 - 12:00am
We have been moving things around the house.
Life in Manila is crazy
by Jim Paredes - September 9, 2018 - 12:00am
It was officially the start of spring last Sept. 1 in Australia. It was not as cold as it was in July at the height of winter. But it can still get cold at night.
Habitual pleasures
by Jim Paredes - August 26, 2018 - 12:00am
When people live past 60 years old, they think that life is pretty much a settled thing.
How romantic love was born
by Jim Paredes - August 19, 2018 - 12:00am
I read a book many years ago by one of my favorite authors Ken Wilber.
Making a legacy
by Jim Paredes - August 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Last weekend was quite an emotional one for me.
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