Category Archives: General interest (Wide-ranging)

Beauties of nature (mushrooms)

Beauties of nature (mushrooms) Yes, staying at home during this Covid-19 pandemic for so long is indeed boring, so I went for a short walk in the neighbourhood, yesterday morning (5 May 2020), of course, wearing my mask following the … Continue reading

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Saw “sun” setting in the west in the morning? Are you sure?

Saw “sun” setting in the west in the morning? Are you sure? This morning at 6:50, after my morning (suboh) prayers, I went to my belcony facing north. The road was empty of walking people except for a few passing … Continue reading

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Part 2 – A glimpse of kampung scenes of old Geylang Serai

(“A glimpse of kampung scenes of old Geylang Serai” is given below this reminder of our current national concern – Covid-19.) Covid-19: We’re in critical stage, so let’s heed expert advices in fighting against the deadly virus ********* Before I … Continue reading

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 Part 1: At The Arts House: A weekend with words

(“At The Arts House: A weekend with words” is given below this reminder of our current national concern – Covid-19.) Covid-19: Let’s fight to eliminate this menace together ********* Let us comply with the Gov.sg safety instructions to keep coronavirus … Continue reading

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Geylang Serai – as vibrant as 60 years ago

Geylang Serai – as vibrant as 60 years ago   Wisma Geylang Serai (WGS) grandly celebrated its first anniversary for three days from 17-19 January 2020 with lots of activities, including a record-breaking Community Batik Painting attempt.   It was a … Continue reading

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Part 2 “We are a family forever.”

Part 2 “We are a family forever.” With 30 years of experience in hosting the Participating Youths (PYs) of the Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Programme (SSEAYP) for its homestay stint, the author of the book, “The ship that … Continue reading

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Part 2 A peek at the SSEAYP homestay book

Part 2 A peek at the SSEAYP homestay book   You would have read “Part 1:  Wah!  This year’s SSEAYP PYs will get a homestay book memento!” published in my blog on 8 September (2019).  Here’s part 2. The SSEAYP … Continue reading

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