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Why I gave up being a flight attendant

People constantly asked me why I gave up such a good-paying easy job with seemingly good perks to come to Japan to be a broke student. Well, things aren’t always as glamorous as they seem in the sky… flight attendants … Continue reading

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Singapore’s Phoenix Wright

I was reading this article and then it struck me that the defense lawyer M Ravi is very much like Phoenix Wright. http://anyhowhantam.blogspot.co.uk/2013/09/well-done-m-ravi.html For those who have idea what Phoenix Wright is about: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phoenix_Wright:_Ace_Attorney Fictional characters are usually very extreme (that’s … Continue reading

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Chasing an ever-changing dream

I just had a conversation yesterday with a friend whom I have not seen for a while. He’s Jordanian with Ukrainian blood, speaks four languages (Arabic, English, Japanese and Mandarin in the progress) and he’s an extremely funny guy. While … Continue reading

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Merlion!!

Ok, I was so excited when I was talking about my cousin’s friend who just had an unbelievable surgery that requires cutting squares in her corneas that I totally forgot to mention that we had gone to the Merlion Park … Continue reading

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Post holiday woes

Just came back from a five-day holiday in Singapore!! Wheeeee!!! Nah. I don’t know why but I’m so depressed. I wasn’t this sad when I came back from Singapore last year December. I’m so down now that if I could … Continue reading

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Singapore’s first win at Cannes!!

I know I’m a little late in talking about it but I’m just soooo happy that a Singaporean production has been awarded at such a huge international event!! Introducing… Ilo Ilo! It’s a film by Anthony Chen, who apparently has … Continue reading

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Japan vs Singapore

Hi all~ I know I’m always inactive and hardly update my blog (and only post stuff here when I feel like it), but at least I’m trying to keep it alive. I think one reason why I’m always leaving it … Continue reading

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