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Losing my best friend


He wasn’t anything special. He didn’t have bright eyes or beautiful hair, or incredibly soft skin. He didn’t play an instrument or sing; he wasn’t particularly intelligent.

Posted: March 15th, 2013 in 2BU | Read More »

Making the most of your 365 days


It’s no surprise that a majority of us fervently wish for a more thrilling life, one with adventure at every turn, with every single day as unpredictable and astounding as the next. It may sound exhausting, but it also seems a lot more fulfilling and rewarding than living life in a routine manner.

Posted: January 4th, 2013 in 2BU,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

A tribute to mothers’ unconditional love


It’s a given that mothers represent unconditional love, care and illumination. Whenever our lives become dark, cloudy and seemingly meaningless, we run to our mothers for guidance, because they’ve experienced most of the things we are going through, or will be going through in the future.

Posted: May 4th, 2012 in 2BU | Read More »

Prom: not just another party


I can’t explain how I feel about prom. Some people may say positive things about it, while others respond to it with pessimism. Some friends even tell me they find it useless, overpriced and overrated.

Posted: February 24th, 2012 in 2BU | Read More »

Friends and ships


One of the most painful things a person could ever experience would be to lose a friend. It could be a close friend, a special friend, or even a distant friend. It feels strange and difficult to let go of someone who used to be there for you. Losing a friend probably feels like a [...]

Posted: October 14th, 2011 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

On fathers, father-figures and figurines


I WAS very much into playing with dolls when I was younger. My mother would often come home from an out-of-the-country trip bringing home porcelain dolls. Some would be too expensive to cradle around, all I could do was leave them on a shelf. Others would either be too big, too terrifying, or too fragile [...]

Posted: June 18th, 2011 in 2BU,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Ready for the next level


As classes begin in June, it will be quite an overwhelming and exciting experience for a new high school graduate, as one begins to live a busy college life. For the elementary graduate entering secondary school, there’s a hint of nervousness to the new curriculum. In the end, it’s all mixed emotions for everyone. Everyone [...]

Posted: June 4th, 2011 in 2BU,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »



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