Cherishing rainbow after rain.

Since February, we were put into the unknown. For the very first time, we discussed about back-up plans for "what if..." with loved ones. Uncertainty, anxiety, and concerns were easily spelled on faces. Paranoid over worst case scenarios we could possibly imagined, staying positive and strong required a huge amount of effort. Well, that lasted … Continue reading Cherishing rainbow after rain.

Perseverance in us.

Perseverance, it is in us. I wasn't a fan of basketball until the recent release of "The Last Dance" by Netflix. If you have not seen it, please make it your priority. As legendary Michael Jordan slam-dunked his way in style for Chicago Bulls since 1984, his high self-esteem rose alongside from game to game … Continue reading Perseverance in us.

How we got here?

We do many things out of subconscious mind. Perhaps they are habits that we're accustomed to and difficult to pass over. Perhaps they made us feel belonged to part of something bigger. We make decisions everyday. By and large, light decisions such as 'latte, please' are subconscious and easy to decide with a blink of … Continue reading How we got here?

Say what you mean.

One week into Psychology course conducted by Yale University via Coursera , I was particularly intrigued by Sigmund Freud's psychoanalytic theory whereby he spelled truth that some may find uncomfortable to hear. He shared that our actions are coached by unconscious motivation, reasons, and dynamics. Admittedly, it's quite common to feel indecisive of important calls … Continue reading Say what you mean.

10 reasons to feel grateful.

While life seems mundane or less adventurous at this current period, there are many reasons that are worth for us to feel grateful for. . Beautiful morning awaiting to get us going, how wonderful? Waking up next to loved one, how fortunate? Best homemade coffee and toasts ever served, no queue. Catching up with latest news … Continue reading 10 reasons to feel grateful.

Chasing the soaring waves.

I could still remember the fresh air that breezley touched my face. It was one of the ten days escapade that my partner and I impromptuly decided to venture. We were not supposed to be here; it was supposed to be up north that we had planned for six months. Not that we're fickled, it … Continue reading Chasing the soaring waves.

Old is the new new.

Radio, typewriter, cassettes, rotary dial phone - What do they remind you of? Overwhelmed by digitization, how about taking a few moment to reflect the previous world we used to live in? Go back to the era when they all first started, bring back these memories, and share your knowledge and experience of these used-to-be … Continue reading Old is the new new.

Learning the hard way.

"What doesn't kill you makes you stronger." - Friedrich Nietzsche. Attributed to the German philosopher, this quote is probably one of the most effective motivational quotes of all time. Not everyone is born with a golden spoon. Perhaps it's best not to measure life with who and who are born with a golden spoon. Materials … Continue reading Learning the hard way.