Monthly Archives: September 2018

Putrajaya

Putrajaya. An “artificial” city. Like Naypyidaw. Or Canberra. Or (I did not know about this) Brasilia.   By “artificial” I mean deliberately planned and developed. In this case by Mahathir when he was PM the first time. It was planned … Continue reading

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The 5 people you meet in a “C” ward

With apologies, here are 5 people I met in the C class ward. “Dad” My dad had passed away 10 years earlier. I think about him sometimes. Miss him a little. But generally get on with my life. Then something … Continue reading

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Mono lens

Like many people my age, my short-sightedness is now compounded by long-sightedness, and I need one pair of glasses to walk around, and another pair just for reading. Of course I could do bi-focals (how… outdated) or get progressive lenses … Continue reading

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Unstressable

My boss called me “a picture of relaxation”. (This was sometime in June 2017. I started drafting this post then.) I am sure she did not mean it as a compliment. Probably more sarcastically. Or as a criticism. Previously, under … Continue reading

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Everything I know… (2017)

<In my misspent youth, I watched a lot of TV. This is the result of my formative years spent glued to the idiot box. I wrote a first version of this some years ago. Might have posted this to FB. … Continue reading

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Coffee and Career

Serious coffee drinkers treat the search for good coffee the way they go about securing their career. They consider things like body, flavour, aroma, subtle notes just as they would consider the career’s promise, relevance, importance, and maybe status and … Continue reading

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Budget Airlines

<This post was started in Jan 2018, but somehow, I hung onto it without posting. Dun remember why. Anyway, here it is. > No, I am not presenting a blogpiece on tips on flying with Budget Airlines, or Low Cost … Continue reading

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