Category Archives: Inspirational

5 Tips to Maintain Productivity While Working Remotely

Most of us were brought up conditioned to work in a 9-to-5 (or nowadays 9-to-9) job, with a structured work place, deadlines to chase and a boss (or bosses) to answer to. Well, that was what I did for about … Continue reading

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Strategy 101 with Joescher Chee

I attended my first ever strategy workshop on 4 January 2018. I felt my afternoon was well spent, listening to Joescher Chee sharing his knowledge, wisdom and insights. Unlike many people who lived their lives mechanically or in a haze … Continue reading

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Feeling appreciated

I have been working since 2000. Contrary to my coursemates who applied for prestigious jobs in the cities once they graduated, I decided to work as a research assistant in the university and do my Master of Science (Environmental Science) … Continue reading

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My first volunteer experience with the Nature Guides

In September 2017, I volunteered with the Nature Guides for the first time, helping them to conduct nature walks in the gardens of Carcosa Seri Negara, as part of the Jalan Merdeka programme in conjunction with Malaysia’s Independence Day 2017 … Continue reading

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Journey to Shangri-La

I have been publishing articles in bodymindsoul magazine in the last few issues. In Vol.13, an article on my most memorable adventure to date in Shangri-La county, Yunnan, China was published. You can find it from page 38 to 42 … Continue reading

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Fab at Forty

Well, technically, I just turned 41 yesterday. I have never written an exclusively birthday-related post before, because left on my own, my birthday is just like any other normal day. I would wake up in the morning, and go… oh, … Continue reading

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#atozchallenge: Value of altruism

Did you know that doing good has health benefits? According to James Doty, director of the Centre for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford University, when we care for others and engage in activities that help, it results … 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: 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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RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #82 Star&Child

For Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge #82, the word prompts are ‘star’ and ‘child’. I imagined stars in the universe, the milky way, and children born full of potential to make the world a better place than their parents and … Continue reading

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