A Poem for Those Who Struggle To Sleep at Night

Though it’s becoming relatively less frequent as I grow older, my mind has always been the most numb with thoughts at night. They would overlap with each other, argue with each other, talk to me, sing to me, and before I knew it, it would be two a.m. in the morning. Every night, I would…

16 Things I’ve Learned in 16 Years

Happy new year everyone! I hope everyone’s having a great start to 2020! I just came back from a five-day trip in Singapore with my family – which was honestly an amazing way to begin the year. But before diving straight into the new decade, I’d like to continue tradition from last year and reflect…

Dear Home.

Hey everyone! 2019’s been a hectic year – but I think it was worth it since it’s the end of the decade, after all! Since the new year is coming, I took time to look back and see what’s made me who I am today. I consider myself to be practically a manifestation of my…

The Magic of Nomadic Mongolia

Phew. This past month has truly been hectic – I’ve got my SATs coming up, a Math test to study for, and loads of other assignments to finish off. Ever since my sister went to Mongolia herself back in 2014 for her “Challenge Week”, which is our school program which allows students to “broaden their…

Write a Book With Me #3: Our Personal Identity

My English teacher in school gave us the task of writing a four-line poem about an object that played a significant role in shaping our identity. It took me a quite a while to decide what object I wanted to write about – there are so many things that have influenced me throughout my 15…

What You Need To Know For Your IGCSEs – Tips & Advice

It’s been three months since I started my IGCSE exams, three weeks since I received my Edexcel results, and well, about time that I’ve posted my long-awaited list of tips, techniques and advice for achieving well.

A Soundtrack For My Chaotic Music Taste

Other from Musicals, I haven’t really talked much about what other genres of Music I’m into in my blog. If I’m being honest, my music taste is all over the place – which I am quite grateful for, because it allows me to hit the Shuffle button with a sense of excitement instead of anxiety…