Paulynn Sicam
Paulynn Sicam
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How do we pray?
by Paulynn Sicam - September 18, 2018 - 12:00am
While waiting for super typhoon Ompong to hit Luzon last week, I was relieved to know that Metro Manila would be spared the worst of its onslaught.
Oh, mother, where art thou?
by Paulynn Sicam - September 11, 2018 - 12:00am
On Sept. 6, around 15 years ago, I was walking with a friend from my office to a nearby Starbucks when I was hounded by two black butterflies.
A Man of Peace
by Paulynn Sicam - August 28, 2018 - 12:00am
On Friday, Aug. 31, Ambassador Howard Q. Dee will be conferred the Ramon Magsaysay Award.
When seniors go malling
by Paulynn Sicam - August 14, 2018 - 12:00am
Go to any mall during off-hours and you will find groups of retired seniors doing their thing together.
Confessions of a fan girl
by Paulynn Sicam - August 7, 2018 - 12:00am
At the launch of Marites Vitug’s remarkable book, Rock Solid: How the Philippines Won Its Maritime Case Against China the other week, I was in fan girl mode in the presence of real-life heroes, acting Chief...
Never say die!
by Paulynn Sicam - July 17, 2018 - 12:00am
The invitation came months early.
Batang Cubao
by Paulynn Sicam - July 10, 2018 - 12:00am
I had to go to Cubao last week for some bloodwork at my HMO, and what a discovery it was.
In God’s time
by Paulynn Sicam - July 3, 2018 - 12:00am
Among my generation who are “in the zone,” the question of how we wish or hope to die is high On our list of concerns.
From sunset to sunrise
by Paulynn Sicam - June 26, 2018 - 12:00am
I’ve always had this thing about sunsets.
Feeling groovy
by Paulynn Sicam - June 5, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s June. Half the year is gone. Where did time go?
The trouble with social media
by Paulynn Sicam - May 29, 2018 - 12:00am
The trouble with social media is that it is virtual.
The big move
by Paulynn Sicam - May 22, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s finally happening. The big move. By the time this column sees print, I should be ensconced in my new home, looking for space to put in stuff I thought I couldn’t live without.
The statue, again
by Paulynn Sicam - May 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Late last year, the Tuloy Foundation, in partnership with the National Historical Commission, seeking to honor Filipino Comfort Women, acknowledge their sacrifice and accord them the dignity they deserve, commissioned...
by Paulynn Sicam - May 1, 2018 - 12:00am
The last time I went house-hunting was 19 years ago.
Old Enough to Die
by Paulynn Sicam - April 24, 2018 - 12:00am
When my mother turned 79 years old, she told me how much she missed her mother who died when she was 14, her father, her husband and her brothers who had all gone ahead of her.
No dogs allowed?
by Paulynn Sicam - April 17, 2018 - 12:00am
I’ve been looking at houses to move to lately and I’m discovering that many landlords do not like to rent to families that have dogs.
Talking nunsense with Sr. Mary John Mananzan
by Paulynn Sicam - April 10, 2018 - 12:00am
I once described her as a ”rock star” who is recognized wherever she goes.
A double whammy from technology
by Paulynn Sicam - April 3, 2018 - 12:00am
Before anything else, I would like to greet one and all a Blessed Easter!  May we find in the Risen Lord, our redemption that He suffered and died for.
Bonding with Balikbayans
by Paulynn Sicam - March 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Of my high school graduating class of 59 students, over half left for parts abroad after college.
Me-time in San Francisco
by Paulynn Sicam - March 20, 2018 - 12:00am
I have long stopped being a tourist in San Francisco.
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