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About vickychong

Just an ordinary woman.

The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society -Movie Review


This movie was highly recommended by a few members of  my book club, and I’m glad I caught it before the screening ends, which might be soon, seeing that’s it’s shown only in one cinema in town. I guess it’s … Continue reading

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1984 By George Orwell- The book, the talk and the play


As part of the Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA), there was a series of events celebrating 1984 – a book club and a lecture hosted by local poet Dr Gwee Li Sui and a play produced by UK theatrical … Continue reading

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Be with You – Korean Movie


I miss my Korean Dramas on cable but I am adamant I’m not going to be hooked again. So to satisfy my craving, I reward myself by watching Korean movies, and Be With You, starring my favourite actor Soh Ji-Sub, … Continue reading

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Roots


When I was in primary three, I needed to choose an extra-curriculum activity (ECA). I was a follower from young, never certain of what I wanted in life. This was probably the result of growing up in the shadow of … Continue reading

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Yoga PT 1


There’s a man in my yoga class who grunts and groans aloud with each stretch, filling the otherwise quiet class with his presence. I don’t know how he looks like as he’s often at the other end. He reminds me … Continue reading

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Sky Mirror at Sasaran


Sky Mirror at Sasaran, a little fishing village in Selangor, is a recent tourist phenomenon which exploded, in part due to selfies, mobile phones and social media. Sasaran is a sleepy fishing village consisting of at least three generations. The … Continue reading

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Sekeping Serendah – world in a jungle.


I needed to get away after my thesis and when my Malaysian friend LK sent me a link to a video showcasing Malaysian jungle retreats, I told her to book one for me. She selected this one for me. Sekeping … Continue reading

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