Hari Malaysia 2017

It’s been a while since I’ve written anything. As always, when exams are approaching, that’s when ideas come pouring out. I’ve many pending works, most of my stories incomplete on that writing website. Mirror Madness is on hold, and suddenly I’ve been itching to write Zanefier’s story once again. (Zanefier being the lead character in the very first novel that I attempted to write. I miss her.)

Today I was wasting time on Facebook, procrastinating from studying when I saw a mini competition – to write on what it means to be Malaysian. Once upon a time, I wrote a story for MPH on Being Malaysian and won the consolation prize. It struck me with nostalgia (coincidentally the name of my story haha!) and I decided to write a short piece on what being Malaysian means to me now as an adult. It’s only about 150++ words because I’m very rusty and also because the mini competition only asked for about 100-200 words. It’s nothing much – but perhaps it is the start to a writing frenzy.

Anyway, here it is!

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MYWriters Book Fest FINALE

Just a brief recap on the MYWriters Book Fest FINALE.

On the 31st of October, after the NaNoWriMo kickoff, my Sister and I hurried to Dataran Underground to take part in the Malaysian Writers Book Festival Finale!

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NaNoWriMo Kickoff 2015

I met my fellow NaNo-ers in the Malaysian region, and it was FUN!

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31st of October is always an exciting time for me. Not because it’s Halloween! But because it’s the eve of NaNoWriMo! And for the first time ever, I went to a NaNoWriMo Kickoff! Woot woot!

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If Walls Could Talk vol.10

So today I attended the tenth session of a poetry and spoken word open mic at Gaslight Cafe & Music. This was done in in conjunction with the Malaysian Writers Fest 2015, and this time it was to showcase poets who have published their poems.

If Walls Could Talk
they’d tell you all their stories,
steal your inked papers
to dress their souls,
while crafting frames of
your honest self,
fitting courage into corners
before hanging them up
for the world to hear

Gaslight Cafe and Music


So today I attended the tenth session of a poetry and spoken word open mic at Gaslight Cafe & Music. This was done in conjunction with the Malaysian Writers Fest 2015, and this time it was to showcase poets who have published their poems.

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MY Writers Book Fest 2015 FINALE

Come join us in an epic gathering of writers in Malaysia. It’s a BookFest to celebrate the first anniversary of the Malaysian local writing community that transcends genre, language, function, medium and experience levels.

Great Scott! It’s going to be an awesome weekend! Do you know why? You see..

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I’m going to be part of one of the biggest writers gathering in Malaysia!

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