“Entrepreneurship” and “become an entrepreneur” have become buzzwords in the media recently. An idealised job—no, it’s more than a job, it’s a lifestyle, a way of living—like Buddhism?—in fact, it’s the ideal way of living; it defies the traditional career path and the 9-5 job. Entrepreneurs in the media seem to portray a life of…Continue Reading “Sino-Mauritians: We Were Entrepreneurs Before It Was Cool”
Facebook reminded me that it’s been just a little over a year since I officially graduated from university and it’s going to be almost a year since I landed in the adult working world. How time flies. Every year, it seems we end up in a different situation, a different life, despite the date being…Continue Reading “The Quarter Life Crisis: 2018 Going On 2019”
Being an international student on the other side of the globe (and in my case, on the other side of the hemisphere), compels you to cut down on what you have. Students may have a few more kilos allowed on the plane, but you can’t bring your whole house with you. I threw away and…Continue Reading “10 Things I Can Live Without, Despite What Society Says”
Who are you? It’s a question that haunts us at every stage of our life; a question we’re all desperate to find the answer to, while we navigate this world, sandwiched between what society feeds us and our own interpretation of our experiences. We’ve constantly been shaped, genetically, environmentally, psychologically. For a long time, after I…Continue Reading “On Cultural Identity: Who am I? A Chinese Mauritian.”
Okay, you probably did watch a few on the list, but not everything, right? (If you did, you are either one of my really close university friends or… WE ARE MEANT TO BE!)
Hi. It’s been a while since I wrote. That blogging schedule didn’t go according to plan, uh. The past weeks (or is it ‘months’?) have been… hard. Pretty much life-changing. It’s been hard to get back to writing.
There were so many topics I wanted to write on, but every time I would bring myself to opening WordPress, I’d write the title and nothing else. So I decided to get back into my usual self by writing a rather ‘easy’ post.
My friend and I have been exchanging movies for a while now, but I never write about the beautiful films I end up stumbling upon! There are so many lost treasures in the film industry!Continue Reading "7 AMAZING Asian Movies You Probably Haven’t Watched"