When my husband found a job in Singapore, I was forced to choose: Go with him to keep my family together, or stay in Malaysia with everyone I love?
Living in the suburbs of Johor Bahru my whole life seeded in me a deep curiosity about the world.
Uncle K was a humble shopkeeper in Serian, Sarawak. When his wife passed away from cancer, he shouldered the responsibility of caring for their 9 children.
Growing up in a strict Catholic family, I was raised to believe that being gay was a sin. Then my cousin Will came out, and nothing was the same since.
Bustling markets, street decorations, and iftar invitations are essential to Ramadan — so how different has it been this year?
I used to have a poor relationship with my mom. But when I found out about our family secret, I started seeing her in a different light.
Between car & housing loans, children’s education, elderly healthcare, and grocery bills, the cost of raising a family is rising.
Watching your father wither away in front of you will haunt you – it does things to your soul and will forever leave a mark.
I used to think that it’s our responsibility to raise a family. But my perspective changed ever since that day.
While my friends’ dads walked on carpeted floors in leather shoes, my dad walked around in his big yellow Phua Chu Kang boots on cockle shells that make the grounds.