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It’s terrible to wake up before sunrise, when the roads outside are ghostly empty and an eerie silence cloaks my room but not my mind. My classmate Matt tells me he wakes up at 3am to do audio recording, the … Continue reading

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Yoga Class

Namaste! Inner-hale, exhale. I close my eyes to the instruction of the guru’s voice and try to get in touch with my breath.   The Caucasian man next to me Sounds as if he’s hyperventilating as air wheezes nosily out … Continue reading

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2017 has been a great year

Tomorrow is the last day of the year and last days are usually melancholy for me – regardless if it’s the last day of work, of school, or of year. Last day signifies a time for change, and that’s always … Continue reading

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Ashtanga/Vinyasa with Arya

I have this love-hate relationship with my Monday yoga classes. I try to attend two classes back to back, so as to make full use of my traveling time to the studio, and I also enjoy the challenging Ashtanga followed … Continue reading

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GAB5 – Too old for goals and aspirations

When I was a young, I wanted to be Miss Universe. I figure any woman with a bejeweled crown as huge as her head would look beautiful. The closest I came to acheiving that was winning Miss World while playing … Continue reading

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GAB5 Death and Spirituality

(This is my essay for a Guided Autobiography (GAB) workshop on death and spirituality.) I must be between four to five year old when I first learnt about death, probably from TV, and knew it affected old people more. I … Continue reading

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Six-word Memoirs by Famous & Obscure Writers

The six-word story is started by Ernest Hemingway in which he wrote: For sale: baby shoes, never worn. I’ve written some 6-word stories myself for contests which I’ve failed to win but I love my 6-word stories. Tell me what … Continue reading

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