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Has anyone caught me saying the f-word before? Meal’s on me if you have!

People may have caught on that I rarely swear in front of them. Emphasis on “in front of them” because I do regularly swear. …


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A girl, a really pretty one taught me how to check myself.

You know how as cisgender men, we subconsciously form thoughts that put women in a box (especially in social construct terms)? It takes so little brainpower for us to do just that. A millisecond is all it takes.


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For everything there is a season, A time for every activity under heaven. A time to be born and a time to die.

I do not think I will ever understand how seasons work. The part where autumn shifts into winter by an almost instant drop in temperature over one…


There is a growing hesitation to liberalism in Asian countries. That makes the philosophy have a harder time rooting its ground in the region. …


Writing letters to future me and past me.

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Recently, I wrote a little something-something for SAYS.com, the online Malaysian platform that shares nice brunch places to go to and some other random stuff. It got published a few days ago along with a couple of other people’s letters too. …


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There was this guy.

He sits at the back of the lecture hall but he always made sure he was never situated at the last row. He was late enough to be coming in when class starts but early enough to be there when class ‘starts’.

He wore big framed glasses, making his already…


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I like to think everyone has their own world, their ecosystem. Their ideas, thoughts, and inner dialogue portrayed as vibrant flora and the livelihood which grazes upon it. These conceptual spheres of mental life can vary so much from person to person and hinge on the climate, altitude, and culture…


This year was very eventful for music lovers. I also think it is a great time for casual listeners to be a little more adventurous with their music taste. …


Reflecting on the ‘dumpster fire’ year and what it means to me.

This year was a lot.

This year was the most eventful for me (and I’m sure it was for a lot of people as well). What is more peculiar about the year is that more than half of the time, nothing eventful happened ever since lockdown was in place.

To…


The recent news reporting has not allowed us to voice our dissatisfaction fully towards our elected representatives and their actions.

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Every government has the positive duty to ensure that peaceful protests are the country’s prominent form of the citizens’ dissenting voice. Yet, ironically no government wishes to deal with demonstrations against its policies and rule. …

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