Tag: portfolio

music

The Priests – An Interview

This is one of my favourite entertainment pieces. I remember how easily this one came because I feel so profoundly moved by their music and from speaking to Father Martin. This is also probably my last entertainment pieces before I went over to the news desk. L-R: Father David Delargy, Father Eugene O’Hagan and Father …

events, in the news

Good Dog, Bad Dog

Good Good Dog, Bad Dog Georgette Tan Dog, Bad Dog Georgette Tan (Note: The article that got published in thesundaypost was completely rewritten. It was just as well that I didn’t get a byline because that wasn’t the article I wrote. This is.) SANTUBONG: The sound of a dog’s wet snarling with a human arm …

books, work

How to save money on books

This is a companion article to my “Hooked on Books” and “Booksellers talk shop” article, published in thesundaypost, 7 June 2009, but was not reposted on the website. It doesn’t take rocket scientist to tell you that books are expensive items if you live in Malaysia. Here are some tips on how to get best …

books

Book Sunday: Blankets

Blankets Craig Thompson Published by Top Shelf Productions Paperback, 592 pages I’ve never heard of Craig Thompson or any of his work before. When a copy of the very thick and very heavy “Blankets” landed on my desk by way of two friends, I thought it was a trade paperback of some obscure novel… until …

books

Book Sunday: Ottoline Goes To School

Ottoline goes to School Chris Riddell Published by Macmillan Children’s Books Hard cover, 170 pages Ottoline Brown is the eccentric daughter of Professor and Professor Brown. Her parents are away a lot because they are Collectors and roam the globe for things to collect. Ottoline’s best friend and constant companion is Mr. Munroe, whom her …