Strangers in the Train

I work in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, within 2 km radius from both the KL Tower and the PETRONAS Twin Tower. The public transport is quite extensive here, ranging from buses to monorails to LRT to KTM commuters. I am fortunate as my workplace is a minute walk from one of the LRT stations, … Continue reading Strangers in the Train

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The Day I Cried at the Hairdresser’s

I started growing my hair out at age 8. My reason was simple; all the girls I knew then had long hair and I wanted to blend in. That reason felt logical at the time sounded absurd now, but that decision I made more than a decade ago stuck - I had long hair ever … Continue reading The Day I Cried at the Hairdresser’s

Power of Names: Three Words, Eight Letters

Three words, three syllables, eight letters. Say it, and you got my full name. It’s not quite how you expected the sentence to end, eh? *mischievous laugh* My real name is very unique - short but far from simple. It has been countlessly spelt and pronounced wrongly that I sometimes stopped correcting people and started answering to however they … Continue reading Power of Names: Three Words, Eight Letters