Let me say, first of all, that I love my life! There is nothing about it that I’d change. It’s not an easy life, certainly not smooth-sailing, but even the hard times have proven so valuable and unexchangeable. It’s been three years! Three incredible years, three indescribable years. Never in my wildest dreams did I ever expect to be here in London studying and having … Continue reading Three unexpected years
“Praise the Lord, my soul. Lord my God, you are very great; you are clothed with splendor and majesty. The Lord wraps himself in light as with a garment; he stretches out the heavens like a tent and lays the beams of his upper chambers on their waters. He makes the clouds his chariot and rides on the wings of the wind. He makes winds … Continue reading What Rest Truly is…
A couple of days before my trip, my sister asked: “What if you go to Ireland and discover that it is not what you’ve always imagined it to be?” It was a valid question considering that everything I knew about Ireland was through books, music and the internet. I pictured it to be a magical land; someplace I’m considering living in for the rest of … Continue reading Solo Trip to Ireland!
It’s less than 24 hours before my flight to Ireland, and I gotta tell you, time has never moved slower! Ever since I fell in love with Celtic music (which was probably seven years ago), I’ve dreamed of going to Ireland to experience it first hand. And having the privilege to study in UK just makes this dream so much more achievable. It was definitely … Continue reading Finally Visiting Ireland!!!
Finally! After 2 months of waiting, I FINALLY GOT MY VISA! (Emphasis on the “Finally”) These 2 months have been stressful! As much as I wanted to keep my cool, sometimes I just can’t. There were countless phone calls and emails to and fro UK and Singapore, worries of not being able to get my Visa done in time to catch a flight before school … Continue reading London, Here I Come!