Mornings like these

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make it so difficult for me to leave home. This is where serenity is. As much as I’d like to stay; I don’t trust myself to thrive in comfort. I’m studying by my window, overlooking all this greenery with the morning breeze gentle .

It’s just a spark, but it’s enough to keep me going.

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Suffice to say, today was bleak. I’m just glad the first paper is over. Soldiering on for the rest of this insane marathon – tissues stuffed up my nose, blocked Eustachian tube, barky cough and all. Sharing a little treasure from my .

Puding Karamel

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If there was a keeper of culinary secrets in our family, hands down it would be my grandmother. At 80, she is still writing down all the new recipes that we’re making… and in our house, there is always something that’s brewing. I .

Let’s talk about self control

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(which I have none of) Told myself I was only going to watch Master of None after my finals are over, but it’s taking too long and I just feel like negatively reinforcing an already unproductive day. Um. At least I packed for the weekend? .

Who planted these questions in my head?

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Climate change, poverty, the alarming rise in non-communicable disease morbidity: choose your battle. They seem to strike me all at once and they’re too huge of a burden for one person to think of. I wonder how many more problems out there .

Medicine changes so fast

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that what I’ve learnt for the management/diagnosis/assessment for certain illnesses at  the start of the academic year have already changed. Hence, the importance of keeping oneself up to date. I’m lucky to be studying at an institution .

Companion.ship

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I remember being so anxious before starting final year. I thought it was going to be a real lonely time for me since the friends I regularly hang out with have already graduated. I’m talking about those who have been in my life for more than .

What my fantasies are made of

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  One of my favourite artistes, Lorde, has revealed that she has synesthesia – and I genuinely view it as a gift, rather than a handicap. It complements her art so well, and as someone who experiences vivid imagery when I play or listen .

From A Year In Space

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“There are no men or women in space. Only cosmonauts. The demands are the same.”   “You can’t be on one side of the hill without wondering what’s on the other side. If you ask why do we go to space, you might as .

Weekend?

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I have no right to say that I feel tired since my day started kinda late… but it’s not over yet. Not in the mood for dinner or a nap but I have to be back at the hospital in 40 minutes 🙁 . Anyway I’ve sent my resignation email to .