After a week of Kenya’s “Speedy visa system”, I found myself still having to wait for another 2 extra weeks. So meanwhile, I had to find my own accommodation to live in Nairobi and thankfully Airbnb exists. I found a very cosy looking home, at a relatively safer area for a very affordable price. I […]Read more "“I CAN DO ANYTHING”"
After feeding and playing with babies in a nearby orphanage, it was time for the babies to go to sleep and for me to break for lunch. yay. I aimlessly walked down the street towards a Swahili restaurant hoping for cheap food. BUT IT WAS CLOSED BECAUSE SUNDAY! So I continued walking straight ahead, hoping […]Read more "Nigerian Embassy Guard"
I am going to do a short series where I post stories of people or just anything about Kenya. Being a 20 year old Singaporean alone in Kenya is something rare and I hope to make the best out of it and document the beauty of this country.Read more "Welcome to Kenya"
When a Parent frowns at a child, the child feels fear. When you walk home in the dark, you feel fear. That’s probably because you have some inbuilt fear of the unknown outcome. But if you look at a stranger and feel fear, What does that say about you as a human being? For a […]Read more "What do you fear?"
Can you imagine being constantly punished by others for something you did? For something you paid for already? For something you wish people will just forgive you for? No one would want to have 1 mistake define them for the rest of their lives,then why do they do it to others? In Singapore , people […]Read more "Why do we still imprison them, even after they are free to go?"
I have grown up in the perception that to speak, is to talk. I never saw it any other way. But as I grew older, I realised that there was so much more than mere noise coming out your mouths. The movement of your hands will form signs that connects you to another. It amazed […]Read more "Speaking without words."
Different is good. Different is beautiful. Thinking differently doesn’t make you an outcast, it just means you are gifted differently. There is nothing wrong with that, is there? Why do we not embrace people who are different from us? Why do we choose to make them feel inferior, purposely or not? I reckon a mentally […]Read more "Being different is beautiful."