Monthly Archives: April 2016

#atozchallenge: New short story published

I am delighted to announce that the third short story I have ever written, entitled LOST AND FOUND, was selected for publication in the May 2016 issue of Eastlit. Interestingly, my short story was categorised as creative non-fiction. Hope you enjoy reading it. Launched … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge: Mesilau Highland, Kundasang

Kundasang is located at the foothills of the famous Mount Kinabalu, the highest mountain in the state of Sabah, and also in Malaysia, and there are many beautiful and scenic places to be found there. One of my favourite places in Kundasang … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge: Lofty Kundasang (Kota Kinabalu, day 2)

I went to Sabah for 4 days in April, and was lucky enough to visit Kundasang, which is located in the Ranau District of Sabah. It is a valley with a town that is 6 km away from Kinabalu National … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge: Kota Kinabalu (day 1)

It all started with a restaurant opening. Somebody I know is opening a restaurant in Kota Kinabalu. Why don’t I go and check it out? Then, one thought led to another. Since I’m going there, why don’t I go for some … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge: Jesselton Point

I went to Kota Kinabalu for the first time from 9th to 12th April 2016. While I was there, I went to a few places, like Kundasang, Pulau Sapi and Pulau Manukan, but Kota Kinabalu itself has interesting places too. … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge: Inspire

Inspire It is good to be inspired To be helped and supported But sometimes it would be nice To return the good deed Or pay it forward, twice To be inspired is marvellous But to be an inspiration is a gift … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge: Hot air balloons

There is a Hot Air Balloon Festival in Putrajaya every year, where hot air balloons from all over the world converge to mingle and show off to visitors in one central location. The event is called the Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge: Growth and a great attitude

G for ‘Growth and a great attitude’ Thoughts about the link between personal growth and atttitude today led to a short poem on the subject. 🙂 Dawn of a New Day A day dawns in uncertainty Its journey shrouded in … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge: Freedom

F for Freedom Today, I would like to share a poem I wrote about freedom. Freedom means different things to different people. To some, it is being safe to walk and travel anywhere they please. To others, it is the absence … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge: Edgar Allan Poe

E for Edgar Allan Poe Today, I would like to share a poem by the famous writer Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849). An American writer, editor, and literary critic, he was most well known for his poetry and short stories, especially stories of mystery … Continue reading

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