To Share: My One-Week Travel Itinerary of Amazing Taipei

Most people don’t give Taipei a lot of credit preferring mostly to spend their vacations in Hong Kong or Singapore. However, having stayed in these countries for prolonged periods, I still find Taipei to be the best travel destination in terms of food, sights, culture, people, and value for money. It’s only in Taipei where […]

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Wishy-Washiness

My Taiwanese best friend/cum sister has changed her mind again, and it’s driving me nuts. She saw how life has changed for me after I transfered to Hong Kong, and wanted the same for her. She feels that it’s easier to get a boyfriend in Hong Kong and that her career will take off. Instead […]

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Giving Up on Taiwan

People who know me personally know that I’m an avid fan of Taiwan. For example, I don’t think that Taiwan will ever return to the Mainland China fold though they’ll work more closely together, economically. The Taiwanese are far too nationalistic to accept being seen as Mainland Chinese. I also believe that Taiwan is just […]

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The Allure of the Married Guy

There’s just something about the Married Man which makes some girls swoon. He’s powerful, brilliant influential, high up in the ranks of any organization and yet despite his hectic schedule, pays attention to YOU. He takes you to the nicest restaurants. No longer do you have to be embarrassed when you suggest a dining venue […]

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Ugly Duckling

Allow me to let you in a little secret — I was butt ugly as a child. Some kids were cute because they looked fat and adorable. Meanwhile, with my round face, small eyes and pug nose, I looked more like a pug than a doll. So when people asked me if I was cute […]

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Let’s Talk About Sex

I’ve noticed that my blog delves in the topics of men, friendships, relationships, work and other stuff that pop into mind now and then. However, I’ve never really talked about the taboo topic of sex. *feels some readers cringing* Yes, sex. I feel no such shame in saying the word sex, other than what a […]

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How am I special?

Feeling a bit blue, I need to pop myself happy a bit. And what better to do than to make a slightly more narcissistic post than before? 🙂 As I was riding the MRT home, I asked myself, what made me different from most women? Given that everybody’s beautiful and special, there should be a […]

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Guess what?

Listening to Linkin Park’s Krwlng from their album, “Reanimation…” Ex #2 is getting married this weekend! Wow, just can’t believe it… he’s the first guy I dated who got married (or shall we say remarried?) before moi. What’s even more unbelievable is he’s getting married after dating his fiancee for around 3 months or so. […]

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Conversation at the Driving Range

Raven: So what happened? Golf-Buddy: It was crazy. One day, the girl I was seeing showed me her new orange bag and asked, “Guess how much this is?” Raven: How much was it? Golf-Buddy: NT$160,000. Raven whistles. Raven: That’s just crazy. An LV bag costs like NT$90,000 or so. Was the bag made of gold? […]

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So True!

This manga talks about Japanese women, but seem to relate to Taiwanese women as well. Heck, it relates to women around the world. Period! Haha, this is funny — Career Woman sounds so much like me right now, minus the moolah. 😉 Sometimes, I wonder, is it better to just act feminine, weak and cute. […]

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16 Things About Taiwan That Drive Me Crazy

Sometimes, Taiwan just drives me nuts. Despite being here for over 4 years to date, there are still things that I can’t understand about this country. Therefore, ignoring the risk that you’ll be pummeling me with rotten eggs and tomatoes in exchange for my right to free speech, here goes: 1) The attack of the […]

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