Personal Beliefs & Professional Accomplishments

Can you separate a person’s beliefs from his or her professional accomplishments? Many people may say yes upon hearing the idea, because personal beliefs and professional accomplishments seemingly come across as two separate entities. A professional accomplishment is usually built on one’s vision, perseverance, and hard work; three personal traits that we are all aspiredContinue reading “Personal Beliefs & Professional Accomplishments”

My Writer’s Block

The reason why some bloggers stop writing is due to their lack of inspiration. They call it writer’s block. I have not posted a word entry for some time, not because of my lack of discovery of the things and people that intrigue me in my everyday life; rather, all because of my dealing with,Continue reading “My Writer’s Block”

Can We Really Have It All?

Can we really have it all? Yes, because this is the reality for some. No, because this is only a wishful thinking for others. On this Planet Earth, not only do we have Paris Hilton of the world, whose privileged upbringing allows them to lounge, when summer comes, on the sunny beaches of Ibiza, butContinue reading “Can We Really Have It All?”

Nature

What is your nature? Decent, good and one of a kind? What is my nature? I would say that generous, timid and sensitive. Mother Nature is all those things and more, because Mother Nature is all encompassing and omnipresent.  Mother Nature is never stagnant. She is always changing. Does this fundamental truth also suggest thatContinue reading “Nature”

Faces In A Picture

Isn’t it too honest to admit that time and distance have the power to transform a group of family members into a bunch of strangers? My immediate family members are on a family holiday somewhere in Asia. One of them sent me a group shot of all of them, taken at a well-know tourist attractionContinue reading “Faces In A Picture”

Real Smile

Sitting in front of my laptop and watching my favorite reality competition shows on YouTube, I oftentimes catch myself smiling with some of the show contestants, who have been a winner of their respective challenges. I smile with them, because I know how difficult it is to be a stand out in the crowd. IContinue reading “Real Smile”

Blown In The Headless Wind

Before moving to a new country in 2000, I knew that year’s Lunar New Year would be the last one in my teens that I got to spend with my family. After settling into a new culture, my desire of not wanting to be singled out as an outsider forced me into doing things thatContinue reading “Blown In The Headless Wind”

Self-contradictory Manner

Canadian TV personality, Cynthia Loyst, once said, “we live in a highly sexed society, yet we are so afraid of talking about sex.” Her statement sums up perfectly the contradictory nature of our world. Leading our lives in a self-contradictory manner is so exhausting. We know that it is exhausting. Then, why are we stillContinue reading “Self-contradictory Manner”

So Smile

Having worked in customer service and to deal with others, who work in it on a daily basis, I often wonder what is one basic thing that I would always require my employees to do at work if I ever were put in a position to manage a bunch of people in this industry. NowContinue reading “So Smile”