Category Archives: Memoirs

NS Memories

I remember my enlistment day, April 19th 2010. It was over 15 months ago. (Now over 2 years ago!) I remember going to Pasir Ris with my parents and girlfriend, meeting my friend and his father at the McDonald’s at … Continue reading

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Pushing The Button

Here’s a hypothetical question- well there are two ways of reaching what I want to communicate- one question is, if you could make the following decision, would you? Dramatically shorten your life-span to ensure that you will make a lasting … Continue reading

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Found some of my old library receipts

15 Dec 1999 More Shakespeare without the boring bits Weather Nutty Numbers Landslights, slumps & creep 50 nifty card tricks & games The time traveller book of pharaohs and pyramids Easy guide to the 20th century Builders & craftsmen 31st … Continue reading

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on recurring dreams, guilt and free will

I woke up today feeling fresh and recharged and ready to take on the world- which I will, in a short while, but I want to get my daily writing out of the way and I have a pre-written subject … Continue reading

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Sleeping during BMT and Signals

I haven’t been feeling too good these past few days. My mouth is dry, my eyes are burning (slightly). I went to bed at around 7 or 8pm, and I woke up at 10pm- so I figured I’d write and … Continue reading

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My Mother’s Life (2000)

I found this in some file somewhere lying around my house- I wrote this when I was 9 years old, apparently! I’ve intentionally copied it verbatim, with all the errors intact. I find it especially interesting to try and get … Continue reading

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What would you do if you could do anything you wanted?

It’s 2:16 am and I can’t sleep. I should have been asleep at least 2 hours ago- I need to wake up early tomorrow, to study for my A Levels. But I can’t- because my mind is being a little … Continue reading

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