A Beautiful Reality

Daniella smiled in satisfaction as she took a step back and admire her artwork. Her painting was finally completed. The house was quiet, but not for long. There was a familiar sound of a car pulling up to the driveway, and the car engine being turned off. As she opened the front door, she squatted … Continue reading A Beautiful Reality



Leslie sat at a corner, hugging her knees. She had been in the darkness within the four bricked walls that she lost count of the days. She had not showered since she woke up and was so severely dehydrated that she had not pee in days. The humming of the ventilation fan somewhere above the … Continue reading Saved

The One Liner Introduction: “This is my friend. S/he is…”

“The most beautiful people I've known are those who have known trials, have known struggles, have known loss, and have found their way out of the depths.” ― Elisabeth Kübler-Ross' Last week, I went for a weekend trip to Singapore to watch Yiruma concert with my brother. My brother and I bumped into my friend … Continue reading The One Liner Introduction: “This is my friend. S/he is…”

A Fictitious Tale

Disclaimer: At the time when this post is published, there are no definite answers, mainly speculations, on the enigmatic disappearance of the Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. May our thoughts and prayers be with the people on board flight MH370 and to their families, may they find the closure they need. … Continue reading A Fictitious Tale


“.. and this is the end of chapter 14. Please remember to hand in your assignment due this Friday. It is worth 20% in your final examination.” The students started to pack up their belongings and talking to one another as the professor turned off the projector. I closed the book and placed it in … Continue reading Misunderstood