Delilah

Writer’s note: This is the story of Delilah and Samson reimagined in 21st century Malaysia.…

Billion Dollar Whale: One Man’s Wickedness Can Cripple a Nation

I had mixed emotions reading Tom Wright and Bradley Hope’s Billion Dollar Whale: The man who…

Is Religion Synonymous with Human Decency? Is Religion Synonymous with God?

When we discipline the Harmless yet Reward Evil   When we punish adults For consensual…

Jolly Old England Part 2: Exeter and Bath- History and Quaintness

Read Jolly Old England Part 1: Bustling London here!   EXETER After the adrenaline-charged disposition…

Jolly Old England Part 1: Bustling London

People drive on the left in England, no surprise there. After all, Malaysia practices left-hand…

Let’s Talk About “Crazy Rich Asians”

P.S.: Spoilers, spoilers, spoilers! *cue blaring alarms* I read the trilogy, watched the movie, and…

Mama Says “Girls Don’t Fly”

Here’s my entry for the Sisters in Islam’s “Per.Empu.An” story writing competition. I didn’t win, but that’s…

The Pilots. We Real Cool.

Here’s a parody of Gwendolyn Brooks’ We Real Cool: The Pool Players. Seven at the Golden…

Jo and I Travel: Nha Trang with a “H”

Turns out, you spell Nha Trang with a “H”, not “Na Trang”, like I hashtag-ed…

Certified to Breathe Underwater: My Subaquatic PADI Experience

ARRIVING IN TIOMAN Thank you, Captain Sebastian for accommodating my physiological needs. Turns out, downing…