Tag Archive: USA

After Dark (Part 2)

October 26, 2018 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Thinking about the relevance of Halloween in American culture today and the older traditions that it stems from, it makes me consider similar traditions from my own Singaporean Chinese culture...

After Dark (Part 1)

October 19, 2018 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Halloween is a children’s holiday, but that’s not to say it’s not all enjoyable for people well into their second childhood. It might actually be one of my favorite holidays of the year…

All You Can Know

March 9, 2018 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The world we live in is like a buffet with an “All You Can Eat” sign at the door. There is such an abundance of information available to us, giving us the privilege of choosing…

Codeswitching

February 9, 2018 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The timbre of my voice, whether I string my words together or chop them up with little breaks in between, the speed of which I convey something, and if the sentences come out in a single language or multiple ones – it all depends on who is on the receiving end of what I’m going to say...