Choosing joy

It was vegan chocolate ice-cream. How could I refuse? On my last night in the Lion City, after taking a (terrifying!) whirl-of-a-tour around the Singapore Flyer with friends, I found myself at a different kind of crossroads: Should I buy the ice cream, or refuse as I always do? I stalled under the tent of …

Finding my voice

I'm going through a metamorphosis in my first few months from exiting the gates of undergrad. Fellow good-grades grads, you feel me? No longer do I have the thrill or the challenge of finishing my specialized studies degree. No longer do I have another set of classes to alter to my heart's content. No longer …

A World of Change: A renewed perspective on our global age

Once again, stepping out into the southeast Asian sun in Singapore had me spellbound: This was everything and nothing like I could have ever expected. Gone were the tuk-tuks crowding the streets, replaced instead by neat rows of tiny sedans and sports-cars. Towering skyscrapers defined the landscape of the entire city-state, making the island feel …