• Life,  Music and Art

    Jackie at 21 – 5 Years Ago

    In January, I rummaged through my stack of journals back in college ’cause I clearly remember drawing Jackie for her birthday then. Well, that was five years ago. Five! And here it is: Note: Alcohol is a friend to mankind…

  • Music and Art

    Androgyny – and then some

    I’m not one to share another’s work in this space, but with the rate that I am obsessing with the works of Katrina Pallon¬†lately, I just couldn’t stop myself. I came across her 365 project when she tweeted one of…

  • Music and Art

    The Swan Song Listening Party in 2006

    It was Nono who reminded us. Exactly 5 years and a day from now, Nono launched his Swans CD. (By the way, Nono is a kick-ass solo electronic artist. He basically sang and played all the instruments.) My past life…

  • Music and Art

    Peter Pan at the Meralco Theater

    I bet one time or another you’ve had this Peter Pan fantasy of never growing old. I’m no different! In fact I might still have that fantasy deep within me now — life is a never-ending quarter-life crisis (or so…

  • Music and Art

    In the Heights: Pacencia y Fe!

    You could say that Atlantis Productions strikes again with another moving musical this year —¬†In the Heights. Although the play takes place in a bodega-ish area in Manhattan’s Washington Heights, the common Pinoy would easily relate to the culture of…