Month: July 2017

Word on the Street: Samuel

Reading was always the one thing I was obsessive about as a kid. It actually got me into a lot of trouble because I would be reading during a math or science class…

Singapore Theatre: Review of “FRAGO” by Checkpoint Theatre

We review this brilliant play – written by Lucas Ho and directed by Huzir Sulaiman – that poignantly touches upon reservist life in the Singapore army.

Word on the Street: Batrisyia

During my culinary practicum, I realised that I’m pretty bad at cooking and actually enjoy talking to customers more. My culinary skills are good, but I was kind of slow in picking them up…

Word on the Street: Wen Pu Wong

This book has loads of content that you might find offensive. For example, if you don’t want to know about how to save the world by giving a blowjob, you might want to give it a miss…

Word on the Street: Mustaffa

Of course, I did realise I couldn’t travel forever. That was when I thought of maybe opening a hostel. Instead of travelling to meet new people, I could bring new people to me…

Episode 02: Zahier on Losing His Vision at 19, Transitioning into an Adult and Love at “First Sight”

Our audio engineer discusses his loss of eyesight right before his twenties, his love for music and status as a one-man-band, plus the romantic tale of his love found at “first sight”…

Word on the Street: Patricia

For a long time, I was one of those clichés – a sheltered girl with an overbearing Catholic mother. Everything I did – from getting straight A’s to joining an after-school activity – was to please her…

Word on the Street: Shi Han

I’ve been teaching for the past five years. I teach chemistry and maths in secondary school, but I wouldn’t say I teach subjects – I teach students as a whole…

Word on the Street: Amiera

It feels very good to have creative freedom. Back at my old company, I can give so much input, but the decision still goes back to that one person at the end of the day…

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