What It Means to Find a ‘Nice’ Girl to Marry

I am now of the age where some of my friends are getting married and the question 'When is it your turn?' comes up now and again. Whenever someone answer, I realise the concept of character comes out a lot. 'Oh, I am waiting for a good guy.' 'He is nice but...' This made me … Continue reading What It Means to Find a ‘Nice’ Girl to Marry

Book Review #2: The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership (John C. Maxwell)

John Maxwell is listed by many as the number one most influential person in the sphere of leadership training and coaching. His books has been translated to over 20 languages worldwide and are often best-sellers. I got this book over eBay and it sat on my bookshelf for a few months. I've read that this … Continue reading Book Review #2: The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership (John C. Maxwell)

When Victory Just Isn’t Enough

Yesterday, London Pole Varsity 2019 took place. I represented UCL in the Freestyle Category. Along with two other competitors from LSE and KCL respectively, we had zero clue what kind of song we will be performing to. 20 minutes before our turn, we drew lots and took turns to pick a category each from five … Continue reading When Victory Just Isn’t Enough

Just Because You’re British Doesn’t Mean You Know Tea

A couple of weeks ago a couple of friends and I wanted to have some tea after a meal. My friend put the teabags in a cup and wanted to pour freshly boiling water into the cup but I stopped her just in time. I told her you should never put freshly boiling water into … Continue reading Just Because You’re British Doesn’t Mean You Know Tea

Two Years Living in London and I Still Haven’t Mastered British Small Talks

"Hey there, how are you doing?" My hall mate asked as we passed by each other in the corridor. "Hey yeah I just..." My reply drifted away as he plugged in his earpiece and walked away through the double doors. It seems that "Hey how are you doing?" is just an extended version of "Hello." … Continue reading Two Years Living in London and I Still Haven’t Mastered British Small Talks