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The Fight Against Chasing Happiness

I was having a conversation with my best friend a few weeks ago, and the topic of happiness came up.

This whole conversation really got me thinking about the idea of chasing happiness and how we are all so incredibly caught up with the notion of running a rat race trying to get to this ideal Funland where all our dreams come true, where we would have everything we want and we would be HAPPY.

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An Ode to My Ol’ Doggo

About three Wednesdays ago, my mum called me around 8pm, just as I finished preparing my dinner.

Ever since I went back home for CNY, I knew that my old dog at home, Tee Tee, was not doing so well in terms of his health. So whenever I see a call from my parents, it always makes me feel anxious.

“We just wanted to tell you, your dog is not doing good. He has not been able to stand up or walk since 4pm, and we think it could be his time”,
I could hear my mum choking up as she tells me this.

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Slightly late in the new year’s resolution game, but I finally had the time to sit down and pen this out; and better late than never, so here goes.

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Books I Read in 2017

books-i-red-in-2017I find it slightly ironic that I am sharing this post on new year’s eve as most people are out partying, or ready to celebrate the countdown to the start of 2018.

But here I am, in front of my laptop, typing away about something so opposite, which is the list of books I read in 2017. So if you are not into books, you can skip this post as it is as literal as the title states. On the contrary, if you are a bookworm, here goes!

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All or Nothing

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When was the last time you went out to fight for something, with all that you have within you, because you really truly believe in it?

Be it in terms of your career or personal development, learning something new, or even going after something you like; are you willing to fight hard, despite all the naysayers, the doubts and obstacles; and still go headstrong with it?

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