Assalamualaikum. Dear Iween, it’s the 7th of July as you’re writing this. it’s been three months since you last blogged, and three months of you wanting to blog. things happened in between and stories were left untold. so let’s catch you up. you mentioned Autumn Diaries in your most recent post and it was in the works … More three folds a snippet : a diary of the past three months
Assalamualaikum. March felt short. But unlike the many short months that came before, March did not fell short. It entailed catching up with university work, indulging in shows and soundtracks, and a lot of emotion. Film Obsession My love for Korean dramas was at its peak when I came back to Brisbane – and I … More film obsessions, playground antics & autumn diaries | march snippets
Assalamualaikum. In the first half of February, it was all rain and gloom in Brunei. Rain-filled mornings and windy nights. When the weather went back to normal on the second half of the month, I was the one who became rain and gloom. But while the skies cried a lot (and I joined in), there were … More leaky skies & eyes, with a handful of sunshine | february snippets
Assalamualaikum. NEW CHAPTER When 2017 rolled in, the first day just felt like another day. It took me a few weeks to realize, but it soon hit me how January 2017 was a new chapter unfolding. Some things were put into action, others were halted. Some opportunities arrived and were taken, others were not. And … More food, meetings & other things of pleasure | january snippets
Assalamualaikum. I am flesh, bone, skin and dreams. A heart of ambitions and wishes, yearning and wanting. But only ever truly watching. No sweats, no tears; just whistles and cheers. Sitting in the sidelines as one of the masses. The below, the beneath, a silhouette where light flashes.
Assalamualaikum. Of eye-opening firsts and heart-wrenching lasts, overflowing happiness and overwhelming pain – to say that 2016 was bittersweet is to play it so completely and utterly safe. So forget it. Just forget it all. I refuse, absolutely refuse, to look back and recount what a year 2016 has been. I’d rather turn back, take … More Dear 2016, Here’s to Us
Assalamualaikum. Careful days and wishful nights, faraway lands and short getaways, fun adventures and peaceful escapes. December was everything, and nothing all at the same time. IT WAS SHORT, IT WENT QUICK. IT WAS SWEET, IT PACED SLOW. There were days when I found myself being taken into a whirlwind. Days where the hours went … More December Snippets