Monthly Archives: April 2014

Run 350

It wasn’t a run that the three of us had signed up for. I was not prepared for it when my brother told me to go in place of his wife, as they were both sick. Ivan, who was to … Continue reading

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Vietnam! Hoi An Old Town

I have been to many UNESCO World Heritage Old Towns in China and Malaysia. While the houses have been well-preserved, most, unfortunately, have been turned into commercial enterprise catering to tourists, and it’s like a big shopping mall housed in … Continue reading

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Birth Secret – Korean Drama

This was an unexpected encore telecast that caught my attention on SBS. The drama takes a refreshing twist where the scrip pits a beautiful and highly intelligent Harvard educated woman with a simplistic and lowly educated man. This is not … Continue reading

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The Grand Budapest Hotel – Movie Review

This movie garnered 5/5 stars in the Straits Times Life! review. It’s rare to see any movie with 5 stars review and there were two recently, this movie and Lunchbox. (The last was Gravity last year). When it comes to … Continue reading

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Creating awareness for mesothelioma – asbestos related illness.

I receive this email from a reader Heather Von St.James who requested my help in spreading the awareness of mesothelioma, so I am doing my part. My name is Heather Von St. James and I’m reaching out to you today in … Continue reading

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Buy My Book

Dear Readers, The first book that I have self-published is now available at Amazon. You may purchased the Kindle version at : or the print version at : The thing about self publishing is that there is no critical input … Continue reading

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It was a nice surprise when my old friend P messaged me about buying tickets for this musical. (Yes, I am the official bookie for my friends for concerts, musicals, shows, etc.) She is a friend of 梁文福 Ling Wen … Continue reading

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