On Asking Questions

“I swear I’ll shoot her in the neck with a horse tranquilizer in the next class.” “I know! Doesn’t the professor get annoyed?” I walked out of my calculus class, shocked to have witnessed the above conversation unfold before me. The technique to formulating good questions is undeniably one of the most difficult parts of…

The Diderot Effect on Fast Fashion

The Diderot Effect is… Wait, what? IT HAPPENED I had an epiphany last year that the #Konmari #Cline method had slowly infiltrated my wardrobe, which was repulsively spilling out fast-fashion items with only up to 20% wear rate. A short, mindless trip to the mall now feels dreadful. That sales rack at Forever 21 I used…

Then vs Now

About six years ago, I had a brief partnership with Zespri that didn’t quite materialize. The photography materials I developed wasn’t up to par. One day, I stopped hearing back from them. I was rendered in a state of confusion. In my bulky camera bag, I carried a S$1000+ Canon 60D, a Sigma 30mm F1.4…

What I Learned in 2018

it’s been one of the homiest and most challenging years of my life. i learned everything is always evolving. knowledge. relationship. people. technology. though some remain. i learned to love. that compromise comes after effort. arguments. they make you stronger. the best ones make you laugh so hard through your tears. i learned vulnerability is…