One of my closest friend got married yesterday. And after writing a short heartfelt post, I’ve come to realise that I don’t have any photos from our early uni days that I can post with it. In fact, most of my uni photos are gone, stuck in an irretrievable digital form in my old Acer laptop. When my Acer laptop busted months after I got … Continue reading To The Trashbin
A/N: I apologise that this post will be more personal than my other posts, which were directed more towards shaping the community into mindful citizens and all that boo. Although my favourite things about Kina Grannis are her boyshort pixie hair (and lowkey, her Japanese heritage), the impact she had on my musical journey is something very powerful and impactful in moulding the kind of songwriter I … Continue reading How Kina Grannis Became An Integral Part Of My Musical Journey
“After long conversations like these, I feel smarter. And smart is always a good feeling,” I said, as I placed my teh tarik kurang manis back onto the table in front of me. Everything was splashed with hues of orange and yellow spilled by bright filaments in a little musical eatery owned by Haji Noh. I was, after a long period of dullness and losing … Continue reading ‘Smart’ Is A Good Feeling
Warning: You might find Manglish and Singlish in the following post. Acceptance. Such an easy concept to implement to achieve happiness, but such a complicated one indeed. I understand every part of acceptance, and at one point in life, practiced it for personal healing. Acceptance is a (if I’m allowed to say), a way of pursuing life to the greatest contentment, and achieve true happiness. As a … Continue reading How ‘Acceptance’ Can Mean ‘True Happiness’!
Today, I woke up sleep-deprived. Not that I’m complaining, I’m just feeling super tired. It’s easy to figure out if I’m extremely exhausted—if it’s only ten in the morning and I’ve succumbed to a can of Red Bull and both ears plugged into power beats from Spotify. It seemed that there’s so much to think lately. So last night, I—being a person who’s destined with … Continue reading The Things That Kept People Alive
Mundane. Good, but mundane. Hello, it’s me. Keeper of Positive Sirius, and perhaps, the only one running it. This blog have been in hiatus for several months, in that void, nothing was stagnant. My emotional intelligence goes through a whirlwind of exploration of the good and the bad, like it should. I have an bottomless well of thoughts that may or may not be related … Continue reading How Different Would It Be If Positive Sirius Wasn’t Personal
I see this everywhere. You do too. Real friends does this. Fake friends does that. I don’t need fake friends. I only need real friends. Insert more emotional high school mumbo jumbo from the thoughts that lasts as much as an oscillating pendulum—periodical. I used to be one of those too. Sometimes when life takes a toll on you, you began to see who stays, and who leaves. You’ll begin to … Continue reading Why Defining Real/Fake Friends Is Bad For You