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Everyone is a product of their circumstances. There are so many givens in life that no one can claim that all they have achieved have been achieved purely out of hard work. Undeniably, some have put more hard work into the equation than others while some other have hugely favourable circumstances tipped their way. How… Read More So, What About Life?
I think all deaths are heart-breakers. But I experience some deaths to be the ultimate heart-breakers.
One man cried on top of his lungs, proudly declaring that he has now arrived at his final harbour – a company he’d work for for the rest of his life. Another tearfully shared that there’s nothing else in his mind and his dreams other than the company he led. Would you like to find… Read More The Final Harbour
Recently I visited a community I used to frequent but haven’t dropped by for a while. It was meant to be a short visit but I ended up meeting and conversing with some people that I was held back for several hours. It was nice catching up with these people and see how they’ve been… Read More Time Travel
I never consider myself to be a traveler. I’ve never dreamt of traveling the world. The demand of packing and unpacking are just too great for me to overcome. My favorite holiday destinations? A local Starbucks and a Pizza Hut store; because they’re quiet, cozy and they have comfortable corner sofas for me to read and write for many… Read More Page 16
What do you do at the peaks of your life? I cry. I get lost. I feel disoriented. I experience my life as meaningless. Not just for once or twice; it’s been happening quite often that at one point my counsellor-friends recommended me to find a new counsellor, one who had not known me at all.… Read More Heidegger’s Thrownness and My Sabbatical in Guangzhou
Dreaming is not as easy as it used to be. It needs hard work, persistence. Not that I never knew it, it’s just as each year goes by, I realize more and more that there’s yet another depth and another dimension to this truth. Living life and realizing my dream is not a sprint. It’s… Read More On Life and Dreams: It’s the Journey that Makes the Destination