one month in!!

It’s been a month since classes started in university!! Classes aren’t that different from high school, and overall, academic life still resembles something that I’m familiar with. But that’s pretty much it; the list of similarities and familiarities between my old high school life and new university life ends there. Some of the stuff I’ve been … More one month in!!

normal is weird

i. my mom has two sisters. growing up, we called one of her brother-in-laws with the style ‘uncle [surname]’ and the other ‘uncle [first name]’. on the flip side, both aunt’s kids (my cousins) would call my dad ‘uncle [first name]’. why is this weird? first of all, we’re chinese. but we address each other … More normal is weird

ready or not

Hello people! [不知不觉, because I don’t have an accurate translated word in English] we have unknowingly lapsed into my last full week in Hong Kong. In about 10 days, I’ll be Singapore-bound!! I accepted the offer from my university only two days ago, but in those two days, I’ve read up on how to matriculate, … More ready or not