It’s been a couple of rough weeks since I returned to Singapore. Apart from the reverse-culture shock, things just haven’t been going smoothly with most of the services that I require. Things have been especially trying for the last couple of days as plans are being stalled and would need a massive overhaul. The Dark… Read More Daily Compassion
Exams and Stress Exams are just days away. “Stress” was discussed briefly in last evening’s lecture. My stress level caused by examinations, honestly, it’s 0-1; 1 being the fact that the orders that came through the emails may not be attended to and customers may not have noticed the banner and announcement, otherwise, I don’t… Read More Happiness comes in multilayered and depths of existence
Minutes passed. He broke the silence by explaining why he was being defensive earlier. I assured him that I bore no grudge and I understood. Passengers can be very difficult; people can be difficult and unreasonable. People blame people when things go wrong.
It is sad to observe that people are quick to criticize, doubt, judge and choose to deny good. When different things happen in our life, they teach us something new; when same things happen in our life, they are reminders that we ought not ignore.
When we throw a good shout out, it echoes back. Echoes are in multiplicity. … Read More See the Good, even in the Worst
The treat happened last month, I shared on facebook and forgot about it. So, mum received a small windfall from 4-D winnings. She tried to tuck me some money – wealth sharing with loved ones, an informal Chinese custom, I guess – and I refused. It made completely no sense to me that she gave… Read More Dinner Treat from Mum
We get into the merry moods during this time of the year, don’t we? The decorative lighting, the jolly music playing in the malls, and the cookies baking! What do you say, that we maximize the merry moods? During this time of the year, we complain about the rush to get everything ready for the… Read More Merry Charity!