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, 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.
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?
“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” - Soren Kierkegaard Photo by Frames of Life Blog
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.
Spring came and soon to go. 1st of May it is today tweet reminds so. Perhaps labour day, perhaps a new day. Perhaps a new chapter, for us to create. . . We've lost count on numbers of days. We've mistaken Monday for Sunday. Fifth month of the year, fifth day of the week, Make … Continue reading 1st of May
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.
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.
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.
"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.