A Fortuitous Morning

Public Diary of a Medical Student


Heroes. We have a lot of them these days. Spiderman, Batman, Superman, Ironman etc. Doesn't matter what powers they have, they're all the same. They all represent the good. They're the good guys, the merciful and the triumphant. No matter... Continue Reading →


Eulogy of the Weakness of Man

Such Zen, much wow.

Weekly Reflections #8: The Tribulations of A Sentient Cyborg

A cyborg is, at its very core, a robot. An automaton created by man, to serve man. Humans believe they are part of a much bigger picture, created for a larger, bigger purpose than themselves. To love, to feel, to... Continue Reading →

Weekly Reflections #7: The Parallels between Culinary Arts and Medicine

  Have you heard of "Kitchen Nightmares", the show hosted by the infamous, foul-mouthed Gordon Ramsey?  I watched some of it the other day, thanks to my obnoxious roommate who had inadvertedly tempted me away from my studies by blasting... Continue Reading →

Weekly Reflections #6: Laughing Sorrowfully

The loneliest moment in someone's life is when they are watching their lives fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly. -F. Scott Fitzgerald I pressed my cold, dead hands against the window pane, and felt the warmth... Continue Reading →

Yearly Reflection 2016: New Year, New Me, New Bullsh*t

Today is the start of the new year, and I started it off with a...whimper? I was watching another one of those cute cat Youtube videos, and the sound of fireworks alerted me to the occasion: it was 2017 already.... Continue Reading →

Weekly Reflections #5: Choking on Our Aspirations

[11/12/2016-18/12/2016]                                                                              ... Continue Reading →

Samsara – A Short Story

It's been two weeks since I last posted, and trust me, it wasn't my fault. Well, technically speaking, it was my fault but still... Well, yeah, my laptop broke down and I had to bring it for repair. Anyway, to... Continue Reading →

Weekly Reflections #4: Beyond the Past

[28/11/2016-4/12/2016]                                                                              ... Continue Reading →

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