Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

 

Thanks to my sisters, I have a deep love for books ever since I was a young boy. I still remember them borrowing storybooks or books about the nature from …


Friday, September 10th, 2010

Brushing the reader’s block

 
I used to be an avid reader and somehow that interest has suffered tremendously after I discovered the Internet. The ease of internet browsing and the many games installed in …


Monday, April 12th, 2010

The Noticer

I have been known to buy a CD or book based on the cover design and more often than not, I end up being pleasantly surprised at my impromptu purchase. …


Saturday, October 3rd, 2009

Have a Little Faith

Sometimes a book can be like a good friend. You pick it just because there’s something that interests you – either the author, the cover, the title, or just because …


Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

Return to faith

I haven’t really written anything about anything spiritual for the most part of this year. My intimate encounter with God whilst I was struggling to find a job, fearing about …


Sunday, July 26th, 2009

The Philosopher and the Wolf

I’ve been wanting to have a dog for a long time and because my circumstances don’t allow me to adopt one, I have been reading many books about dogs, just …


Saturday, January 24th, 2009

The joy of waiting – Changi Airport

I checked out of the apartment at 11.00am, after having my breakfast at McDonald’s. They had Mega Sausage McMuffin with Egg – whoa! I’ve always loved McDonald’s breakfast so it …


Friday, January 23rd, 2009

Singapore, depressed but still as busy as ever

It’s ten past nine in the evening – Singapore is as balmy as ever, and busier than ever. Everybody is keen to do their Chinese New Year shopping before the …


Friday, September 5th, 2008

Trusting God: Even When Life Hurts

I picked up Trusting God: Even When Life Hurts last week at Word bookstore because the title caught my attention. I’ve only read the first two chapters so far (I …


Thursday, April 24th, 2008

Crisis Averted! Phew!

 A crisis was averted this morning when I found enough hair putty to keep my hair in place. I have strong-rooted coarse straight hair thanks to my Dad’s genes, so …