Friday, September 28th, 2012

Early taste of parenthood

 
No, before you get all giddy and post congratulation messages on my Facebook, Yani and I are not having a baby just yet … and yes, this is another post …


Sunday, May 8th, 2011

Faith and trust

 
It’s been some kind of a powerhouse of a weekend spiritually for me – with a lot of things circling around in my mind and in my spirit. A senior …


Sunday, May 1st, 2011

The almond tree has started to blossom

 
The book of Ecclesiastes has this memorable passage – quoted below from the New King James Version:

Ecclesiastes 12:1-7 (NKJV)
1 Remember now your Creator in the days of your youth, before …


Saturday, January 22nd, 2011

One hyggelig moment

 
The television is off all day today.
I’ve just realised that as I paused and thought for a minute a while ago and listened to the chirps of the crickets in …


Friday, October 8th, 2010

Hail the weekend!

 
Although this week is a short one after the Labour Day long weekend, I feel exhausted by the end of the week. It’s always the case after every long weekend, …


Saturday, October 2nd, 2010

On a beautiful day like today …

… I’m sitting in my quiet office, doing some work.
Yeap – I’m in my building now, working in my quiet office and accompanied by the sound of the traffic and …


Sunday, July 11th, 2010

A lesson about fathers and sons

 
Being home on Saturday evenings is a rarity for Yani and I – we are usually out in a café somewhere with some Indonesian friends from church, killing time. I …


Friday, May 21st, 2010

It’s yesterday once more

 
While scanning through all the status updates in Facebook, one of my highschool friends posted a snippet of a song that I recognised. Even though he translated the lyric into …


Friday, May 14th, 2010

Happiness is: Sunshine on a Friday

 
It was cold this morning in Adelaide – at 6.17am the mercury only reached 5.9C. It was just too bad that I couldn’t stay in bed longer as the day …


Monday, May 10th, 2010

Say good night, Monday

 
Equipped with a warm cup of lapsang souchong and Sade’s Soldier of Love to lift my mood, I face Monday evening while the sky opens up to wash the ground. …