Category Archives: Thoughts

Can SMRT Follow Nintendo?

Above: Buses packed with people are the norm these days. So are train breakdowns and accidents.                 A few days ago Earlier this month, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata announced that he as well as the board members of Nintendo will

Can SMRT Follow Nintendo?

Above: Buses packed with people are the norm these days. So are train breakdowns and accidents.                 A few days ago Earlier this month, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata announced that he as well as the board members of Nintendo will

Fight Club: Whispers, Echoes and Armbars

In 2008 I was writing for the school magazine and school paper. I am not the usual run off the mill student. Never was, never will be. I wanted to cover the big stuff. Crime, social issues, human stories —

Fight Club: Whispers, Echoes and Armbars

In 2008 I was writing for the school magazine and school paper. I am not the usual run off the mill student. Never was, never will be. I wanted to cover the big stuff. Crime, social issues, human stories —

Heather Chua – Singapore’s Greatest Troll

Left:Possibly not her real face. Right: Possibly her real face. How to deal with the ultimate product of social media narcissism and trolling – just ignore her The name Heather Chua should, by now, ring a bell with netizens of

Heather Chua – Singapore’s Greatest Troll

Left:Possibly not her real face. Right: Possibly her real face. How to deal with the ultimate product of social media narcissism and trolling – just ignore her The name Heather Chua should, by now, ring a bell with netizens of

Christmas confessions of an ex-service staff

“Kids are my customers. Are you sure they’re right all the time?”. Picture by Goh Wei Choon. 15  Dec 2013 It’s that time of the year again! Christmas – the season to be jolly, to mistreat service staff and to

Christmas confessions of an ex-service staff

“Kids are my customers. Are you sure they’re right all the time?”. Picture by Goh Wei Choon. 15  Dec 2013 It’s that time of the year again! Christmas – the season to be jolly, to mistreat service staff and to

The changing ways we show love

Above: The difference in wedding proposals now and then, as highlighted in an ugly drawing from my personal notebook. Note the Roman numerals in the right frame. i) Fireworks in the sky, ii) Crowd consisting of friends and passersby,  iii)There

The changing ways we show love

Above: The difference in wedding proposals now and then, as highlighted in an ugly drawing from my personal notebook. Note the Roman numerals in the right frame. i) Fireworks in the sky, ii) Crowd consisting of friends and passersby,  iii)There

Sorry ain’t enough

The word sorry may be the single most commonly used in the human language. We say sorry for the simple things, such as when approaching people and telling them they dropped something. We say sorry when we mess things up

Sorry ain’t enough

The word sorry may be the single most commonly used in the human language. We say sorry for the simple things, such as when approaching people and telling them they dropped something. We say sorry when we mess things up

I think I’ll start writing now

14 Mar 2013: I haven’t written in a long time. Mainly cause of a girl who came and broke my world. Partly cause I just …lost the magic. But I think I can try typing again. Try mixing words with

I think I’ll start writing now

14 Mar 2013: I haven’t written in a long time. Mainly cause of a girl who came and broke my world. Partly cause I just …lost the magic. But I think I can try typing again. Try mixing words with