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June 26, 2023

15 year old Rae could never imagine that she’d be producing and hosting her own talkshow now, speaking on bigger stages, and have the honour to share her journey. I grew up being the insecure kid who would hide her voice away. I got average grades at best, and to me, only the smart kids […]

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May 9, 2023

“I’m just tired” — that’s the response I get from most young people when I ask them how they are doing. Either that or I can see it on their faces so clearly – they look exhausted. As I speak to more people who are in different phases of life, I start seeing a trend […]

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April 23, 2023

44.6 degree celcius heat – That’s how hot it was in Thailand last weekend, and Thailand’s Meteorological Department warned that the heat will continue into the week. Hearing about this felt especially horrifying as I caught up with Andrea T. Edwards since she and her family is actually based in Thailand now. In fact, The Guardian […]

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March 31, 2023

I spent a whole month so far in a country halfway across the world from me, where I know NOBODY except my partner, who works 9-6 as a stop motion animator. So… I found myself gently placed outside my comfort zone of Singapore, a country where you’ll probably meet at least one person you know […]

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March 30, 2023

Two weeks ago, I found myself at a private Oscars viewing party in Portland. This was me the entire night to anyone I am conversing with: “OMG EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE WON!!!! (not that I’m surprised)” Watching the Oscars live and witnessing history in the making just hits different. Not only is this film so magnificent, but […]

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March 30, 2023

Is it a “man” thing? Is it a generation thing? My dad shared with me that he’s trying to find a group of “inner circle” to hang out with and be there for each other through challenges. Yet, he’s noticed that conversations with his friends never go beyond surface level. Here are 3 things I […]

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