Title: Tapai - Travels & Guilty Pleasures of a Fermented Malaysian Author: Hishamuddin Rais Publisher: ZI Publications Ratings: If you think the title of the book is intriguing as the reviewer did, you are in for a treat. Written by Hishamuddin Rais, the columnist for Off The Edge magazine, blogger and former ISA detainee has… Continue reading Book Review: Tapai – Travels & Guilty Pleasures of a Fermented Malaysian
After a little over a year of being a writer/journalist for a newspaper, I am starting to get excited about assignments. Some days the assignments are easy peasy, other days not so. But on many many occasions, I am inspired by the people I meet, many for small little things they do. Sometimes the inspiration… Continue reading Confessions: Tandoori Chicken,Never The Same!
Of all the things I imagined about my solo trip to Spain, I never thought that I would be involved in a relationship so soon. Fresh from a breakup, I was happy to be single and free to do all that I wanted in the land of tapas and flamenco. The Universe however had something… Continue reading My Spanish Affair
Dear John, We all have a few musicians we like to call our favourites. As fans, we dutifully buy the albums, play it over and over. We share a song with friends, argue over its charming lyrics and composition. Still, I have never dreamt that I would spend money flying to another country, never… Continue reading You Had Me At Wonderland