Some girls grew up living for Saturday so they could head for town and spend hours at the MAC counter fawning over their latest eyeshadow. Me, I lived for Saturday mornings in Easons, perched in front of the YA book shelves, breathing it in. 324 more words
A poet’s commentary on Singlish in the New York Times (NYT), published on May 13, discussed “how the government’s war on Singlish was doomed from the start”, adding that the “years of state efforts to quash Singlish have only made it flourish”. 299 more words
Not everything requires a response, keeping silent can be the most powerful thing you can do. Words are not the only way people get answers nor is it always what’s required, silence can be louder and make more of a difference.