Between sorting dad out and concentrating on work, I’ve been pretty much neglecting this blog. I think it has served its purpose. But you ask, “what is its purpose?”. Well it’s just a place for me, like a diary of sorts to air my grievances and to just let some steam off. So what have I been up to? Got a new job. Loved the … Continue reading Oh Where Have I Been?
Ambitious. High strung. Perfectionist. Type A individuals are known for rather uptight behavior, but just like any other personality trait, there’s more to us than what you see on the surface. To know a Type A person is to love them – flaws and all. Below are just a few things Type A people want you to know about the personality. 1. We’re not impatient, … Continue reading Here’s What Every ‘Type A’ Person Wants You To Know
It’s been slightly over two weeks since I’ve called Jakarta home. Moving on my own here after being transferred for work is different. I guess it’s the same feeling anyone goes through when they move to a new country. The good thing is that I chose an apartment about 5 minutes away from the office. Sometimes, the driver picks me up and at other times, … Continue reading What’s Been Happening?
“Take that rage, put it on a page Take the page to the stage Blow the roof off the place” Today I remembered. Today I smiled. And today, I laughed. I laughed at what happened about 1.5 years ago. Looking at where I am now, I am proud to say that it doesn’t matter. It just doesn’t matter anymore. Someone so close to me told me … Continue reading And So I Thank You
Over the past few months, I have been particularly busy figuring out my next move. I needed a new challenge. So in December, I approached my management and asked if there’s an overseas posting available….and…. I’m moving to Jakarta, Indonesia in the next couple of weeks. I never knew there’s so many things to do when you’re uprooting your life. Packing itself is already killing … Continue reading Packing Up Your Life
Life sure does know how to pin a person down. You can work hard for years on end only to find yourself back at the bottom of the barrel. You can dedicate your life to your work, to your family, to that one special significant other, and you may very well wake up one day and be left with nothing. How does one justify this? … Continue reading Work Like You Don’t Need Money And Love Like You’ve Never Been Hurt
Inilah orang kita. Kasi peluang, tapi dibuang. Nak kerja tinggi, nak kerja senang, nak banyak duit – semuanya ‘nak’ tapi tak nak usaha. Susah sikit, muka panjang. Semuanya harap diberi. Cakap sikit, marah. Nanti cakap kita ni terlampu moden, tak ingat ‘orang sendiri’. Tapi cerminlah diri tu. Macam mana bangsa lain boleh didepan, kita ni asyik dibabitkan dengan ‘relek one corner’. Tolonglah. Bukalah minda Melayu … Continue reading Orang Melayu