Category Archives: Life Journey

Are we so controlling when comes to our elderly parents?

We thought that we were being good children when we took care of our elderly parents. We told our mother to take her cocktail of medicines prescribed by her doctor. What was the use of bringing her to her doctor … Continue reading

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Freed up Financial Commitments

I can appreciate why Singaporeans work so hard to earn a high enough salaries to support themselves in this expensive city of the world. I had been there before. When one is in his forties, he is sandwiched between bringing … Continue reading

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Shocking: Petrol Bill shot up

My petrol bill shot up to $85.56 (after discount) this morning. I am used to pay on average $70 for each pump to full tank. This is a 22% jump based on my consumption and refilling pattern. There is a … Continue reading

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Qing Ming Festival 清明节 – This year is different.

Qing Ming Festival (清明节) is celebrated in a big way in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. It is a national holiday in these countries. As for Singapore, it is not one of the public holidays gazetted by the government. 5 … Continue reading

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Five Days of Worry

When your child is really sick it affects you emotionally and it is draining. I believe all parents had gone through periods of anxieties under the circumstances. When my daughter had severe diarrhoea last Wednesday night with suspicion of food … Continue reading

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March 2018 Meditation Retreat

I surrendered my handphone, my passport and my wallet on Day One. That was how my 18-day silent meditation retreat started in Taiwan (5 – 22 March). For 18 days, I was cut-off from the outside world, no newspapers and … Continue reading

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Subtle Love

Love needs not be showy Love touches each other in a subtle way A gentle touch, a quick glance at your eyes express a message of I care We share an umbrella with you at my side Staying a step … Continue reading

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