Bus 11: The 80-year-old salesman

It was already dark, around 7.30pm. We had just escaped from the terrible traffic jam. The road was still wet from the rain. The bus driver stop outside Lam Wah Ee Hospital, just before the last stop, which is also my stop. He went to take a toilet break and asked us to wait for […]

The dining table

We used to cramp together at a small dining table, seven of us, to have dinner every night. It was crowded and noisy. Then, we moved to a bigger house, I was eight. Naturally, a bigger dining table set was bought. It was a wooden square table, with two chairs on every side. We sat […]

The tower

Every person climbs at least one tower. or several towers in his or her life. The height of the towers vary – it depends on the limit and satisfactory level one sets for oneself. Some may reach the top; where he has achieved the goal he has set out for and is satisfied with it. […]

A prison called “work”

It has been almost three weeks since I have escaped the prison called work. No longer living within the clutches of meetings, stress and OT. Getting in is not easy, but getting out may seem harder. Some people may have reached the comfort stage of their job and would find it difficult to release themselves […]