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by Singkit - July 1, 2018 - 12:00am
That term was coined by my colleague to refer to the strolls I’d take every so often around the newsroom.
Crybaby me
by Singkit - June 10, 2018 - 12:00am
At the market last Sunday, my suki wouldn’t tell me the price of garlic.
Back to school
by Singkit - June 3, 2018 - 12:00am
A lifetime – maybe two – ago those three words would have elicited at least a groan if not brought on a major tummy ache: the prospect of five days a week waking up when it was still dark, carrying a...
Four-letter word
by Singkit - May 13, 2018 - 12:00am
Don’t worry, this isn’t X-rated.
Good example
by Singkit - May 6, 2018 - 12:00am
On my way to work I cross Sevilla Bridge on the road that becomes P. Sanchez in Manila from Shaw Blvd. in Mandaluyong.
‘Chef Singkit’
by Singkit - April 22, 2018 - 12:00am
We didn’t really cook, but it was a treat to see master chef and restaurateur Jereme Leung at work in the kitchen of China Blue, the restaurant that carries his name, at the Conrad Manila.
by Singkit - March 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Social media, like all things – and I guess all people, too – has both a good side and a bad side.
Three-in-one hour
by Singkit - March 18, 2018 - 12:00am
I scheduled everything I had to do with regards government offices for one major effort last.
Two great minds
by Singkit - March 4, 2018 - 12:00am
We lost two eminent persons late last month, National Scientist Bienvenido Juliano and National Artist Napoleon Abueva.
by Singkit - January 21, 2018 - 12:00am
Aside from politics, which unfortunately never seems to take a break, heritage is hot news these days.
Same old, same old
by Singkit - January 7, 2018 - 12:00am
The year is a week old, and perhaps by now the tree has been dismantled, the decorations packed, the parol taken down.
A new year
by Singkit - December 31, 2017 - 12:00am
As we ring out 2017 tonight, let us take a moment to remember families with empty seats at the table as they gather for media noche, family members lost to conflict and violence, to calamities natural and man-m...
by Singkit - December 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
Many of the areas battered by Tropical Storm Urduja (Kai Tak) last weekend were the same areas devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) four years ago. Reading reports about Urduja making landfall, I emailed...
A visit to Leyte
by Singkit - December 2, 2017 - 4:00pm
From the balcony of my second floor room at The Oriental hotel I can watch the waves come in.
Look into my eyes
by Singkit - November 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
There was an article in HuffPost recently about Asian eyes and how Asian-Americans are grappling with their identity and standards of beauty and handsomeness, as well as instances of discrimination and taunting...
Asean fever
by Singkit - November 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
Seems like we’re getting pretty good at hosting major international events.
by Singkit - October 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
A dragonfly (tutubi) flitted across my windshield the other day, then another one landed on the hood of my car, struggling to stay on.
by Singkit - October 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
My friend was fit to be tied and about ready to demand a Senate inquiry or file a case at the Supreme Court when she got wind of the MMDA’s expanded number coding scheme subjecting vehicles to two coding days...
by Singkit - October 7, 2017 - 4:00pm
That was what we were labeled, those of us who did not join a sorority back when I was in college at the Republic of Diliman many years ago – back in the Neanderthal age.
by Singkit - September 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
Everyone will likely agree with our two interviewees in this issue – Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade and Metro Manila Development Authority chairman Danilo Lim – that key to solving, or at least...
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