Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

Four dollars, thirty-one cents

 
Having been a Christian for so many years, I know all the teaching about faith and how God provides at the right time – and yet, as I get older …


Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

My Journey of Rediscovery

 
I made a conscious decision to be a Christian in January 1991 – although I grew up going to Sunday School with my churchgoing sisters.  It’s been 21 years since …


Sunday, October 14th, 2012

The greatest of these is Love.

 
“Three things will last forever — faith, hope, and love — and the greatest of these is love.”– 1 Corinthians 13:13 (NLT)
As somebody who is constantly categorised as somebody who …


Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Judge not.

 
On such a special day of the year – a date that only comes every four years, I thought of posting positive, heartwarming message how my life is progressing at …


Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

The destruction of hope

 
Just like any other day, my Facebook news feed was already full of new status updates when I checked it this morning. Amongst the inane and silly status updates, a …


Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

A Christmas Contemplation

I’m feeling weary this afternoon after getting up at 8.30am – having only slept for 3.5 hours. I jumped into bed at 5.00am after processing more data for my thesis. …


Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Worry not, worrywart!

 
For the past two days, I’ve been working from home and taking care of my thesis data and chapters. I find myself being more productive working from home although arguably …


Sunday, July 17th, 2011

The temptations to be a zebra

 
I had a brief conversation with Yani on the way back home last night after such an activity-packed day that started with a trip to the Adelaide Airport to see …


Monday, July 11th, 2011

Alas, a Reunion is not a «Rewind» button

 
It’s a bittersweet experience looking at the sudden flurry of photos and statuses on my Facebook wall after my Highschool’s reunion after twenty years. I wish I had been there …


Friday, June 17th, 2011

He has made everything beautiful in its time

Papa's old book and stationery shop – "Liberty"
 
I half expected to see Papa lying in bed, asking me with his hoarse voice, “Jeung saha ka dieu, Ri?” (“Who do …