Although I consider myself don’t have special talent for sports or belong to born for sports group, I like to play sports and tried different kinds of them. But among all them, running is my weakest spot.
The main reason is, I don’t have much stamina to run fast. When I was a kid, I always terrified when I was going to have physical examination, especially running. On different level of my school year, I had 100 meters dash, 1 km run, 2 km run and 5 km run. Sometimes those distances were measured by how many laps we should run on a field.
Continue reading What I learn from running
Juice of the day: Friendship.
How many friends do you have?
We made friends since we were young, at school, at tuition center (maybe), or at work. At each stage of our life, we had close friends whom help us through the storm of our life.
Can you remember them? One by one? And named them?
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This trip was special. I celebrated my birthday with new (close) friends, on another country adventuring. Hong Kong is the fourth country I have my birthday.
Usually on my birthday, my mom will cook mee-suah (面线) for me. It’s been a tradition in my family to eat noodles on our special occasion, such as birthday. Noodle means longevity by the way. Since I studied in Melbourne before, my mom can’t do it but she still asked me to make my own or at least I still eat it. So, it’s part of birthday routine I had many years.
Continue reading Older or wiser, you choose
Second lesson I learnt from my trip is, having fun or just lose it.
Continue reading Having fun is harmless, really
The first part of my trip experience will share about experience living in two world. Hope that it doesn’t sound cheesy but two world I meant here are real world and online world.
Continue reading Living virtually
Do you feel your stomach churn before your exam? Or before you have your big gig? Well, I do.
Thanks to a friend of mine; talking to him yesterday made me re-think the whole big picture, or should I say, my big picture.
Let’s go back to the nerveousness, most of the time before I had school presentation, exams, or meeting clients, or even teaching, I was nervous.
(some of my friends don’t believe it when I said so)
Continue reading A thing called compromise
Some questions to ponder:
- When you’re using your mobile phone, do you prefer texting or making a call?
- When you’re online, how do you usually type your conversation? Do you use “thx”, “btw”, “asap”, “fyi”, “lol” and many other often?
- Do you use number to replace certain texts, for instance 4 -> for, 2 -> to?
- Do you active participant in certain forums?
Continue reading On shortening words
I’ve been doing this for how many times. Add this, remove that, edit this code, remark that code, change the link here and there. I always like to do same things in a different way.
Used to do it in my local hard drive until I really satisfied with the new look, then upload it to the Internet. But I guess, the condition is a bit different now. Singapore has a faster Internet connection compared to my own country Indonesia. Thus, doing a small renovation live is quite enjoyable somehow.
Continue reading Embracing new journey..