How much is an hour of Mom worth?

Seth Godin once said: "The system we grew up with is a mess. It's falling apart at the seams and a lot of people I care about are in pain because the things we thought would work don't. Everyday I meet people whom have so much to give but have been bullied enough or frightened … Continue reading How much is an hour of Mom worth?

Asked Daddy: Why did people ruin your perfect metro designs and building up such hideous ones?

Answer: "I did build a tiny railway in the park near our home. The thing was launched on your birthday; it works perfectly 'til now. And you had lots of good times. I'm happy!" - Skye

“Without realizing it, the individual composes his life according to the laws of beauty even in times of greatest distress.”

- Milan Kundera

Mum’s advice to finance

My Mum said something about money around 10 years ago (I was then asking her for some money): "You look sad. If you could just make a sad face and ask for money then get it every time, you'd soon become a billionaire. For now, I should be the one who looks sad, because I … Continue reading Mum’s advice to finance

My version of ‘Les Miserables’

Inequality sucks I know the miseries of the poorer (in terms of wealth, intellectual, class, compassion, etc.) by heart. My mother is (still) the less successful one among 2 sisters. During my childhood, even though we grew up together, I was always jealous of my cousins whom got enrolled at international schools and got to fly overseas … Continue reading My version of ‘Les Miserables’