Monthly Archives: May 2006


Faizal is five. He has a bright smile, twinkling eyes and a carefree mop of curls. He also has cerebral palsy. But that’s not the biggest of his problems. Last year, when I first visited him in an Orang Asli … Continue reading

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Under the Weather

Besides being a cool song by KT Tunstall, it also describes what I feel now. Sick.

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From Plastic to Fabric-Faux Leather

Finally. After months of hardship on a plastic chair (the light blue-grey kind found in cheap restaurants), my tush has found rest in an unclaimed typist’s chair. My new workplace chair is blue and black. The backrest is covered in … Continue reading

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"Life is Difficult" (a.k.a. A Lunchbreak Spent Breaking Into Church and Removing Musical Instruments)

I got a call today asking for help in packing the church keyboard for a memorial service. Thinking that explaining which keyboard to take (Korg or Roland?), which amp (brown Peavey? black Peavey? big black Peavey? big big big black … Continue reading

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