Happy 49th birthday, Singapore

It's a curious thing, growing up in two countries. For me, I've never felt like I quite fit in. In Singapore, I was the loud girl who was always a little too opinionated. I chose a not-so-conventional career path, deviating from the usual Business/Law/Engineering majors when it came to my university studies. I'm not a …

This Easter, what does death mean to you?

...the Cross is a reminder that life on earth is transient - even for arguably the most famous man that walked this earth. That we can choose to look beyond ourselves, and know there is hope even in death.

Why Valentines’ Day is hard.

Each year when February 14 rolls around, I'm reminded of love that is lost. Of love that should-have-been; could-have-been. Not just relationships that could've flourished but didn't - but Love that didn't weather the cracks. Love that should have rained down on the people who need it the most.

2013: What a difference a year makes.

What a year it has been. We all get nostalgic towards the end of the year - recapping highlights, low moments, looking back at the lessons we've learnt and how we've grown. Along the way, I've often wondered if I made the right choice to stay - but I would not have traded this year for the world.

Measure your life in love.

I recognise that the world is a better place when there is a little positivity - in an encouraging note, a smile to a random stranger, a sincere "How are you", and an unexpected hello. I believe the goodness of God is reflected in the goodness of people, regardless of whether or not they believe in His existence. I believe that Love can change the world, only if we let it.