europe

  • france | paris, chamonix
  • belgium | ypres
  • germany | stuttgart
  • netherlands | amsterdam, maastricht
  • switzerland | luzern
  • austria | salzburg
  • finland | helsinki
  • england | london, manchester, liverpool, oxford, nottingham
  • scotland | edinburgh, stirling
  • estonia | tallin
  • sweden | stockholm
  • poland | warsaw
  • portugal | porto
  • spain | barcelona, madrid, granada, cordoba, sevilla

asia

  • qatar | doha
  • saudi arabia | makkah, jeddah
sep 7 2013 ∞
oct 5 2019 +

to buy (have read):

  • the great gatsby - f. scott fitzgerald
  • pride and prejudice - jane austen
  • so much to tell you - james marsden
  • alone on a wide, wide sea - michael morpurgo
  • stargirl - jerry spinelli

to buy:

  • chuck palahniuk's (@ aksara)
  • the catcher in the rye - j.d. salinger
  • barrel fever - david sedaris (+ his other books)
  • good omens - terry pratchett
  • when the birds see - sonya hartnett
  • summer of love - katie fford
  • breakfast of champions - kurt vonnegut
  • how to be alone - jonathan franzen
  • lovesong - nikki gemmell
  • the glass castle - jeannette walls
  • it's kind of a funny story - ned vizzini
may 19 2011 ∞
mar 29 2018 +
  • constantly overshared on twitter
  • attended a symposium in singapore for work, made a lot of new friends
  • saw bts in manila with lesley for the 2nd time :)
  • hung out with nikki at lesley's apartment
  • flew for bali for a weekend getaway with dinda, had the best weekend of my life
  • signed up for a basic html/css workshop with alifa and jua. hilarity ensued
  • presented my work in front of the apac ceo and global cmk officer on 2 separate occasions, remains unbelievable to this day
  • won awards at work
  • received my 1st salary increase, surprised that it felt rather anticlimactic
  • was flown overseas (albeit only to sg) on a 10-day business trip for the first time, drank too much koi bubble tea along th...
mar 29 2018 ∞
aug 1 2018 +
  • became financially independent
  • made a fool out of myself by ordering a vietnamese drip and not knowing how to drink it
  • made solo sunday brunches a thing (for the first few weeks, at least)
  • started wearing glasses again
  • relearned the piano
  • met sarah kay & phil kaye
  • was invited to speak at a youth org event
  • had my work published on rambutan literary
  • put up ikea shelves (album exhibition, book ladder) in my room
  • went to dufan, twice (wore the same outfit both times, stayed past closing time the 2nd time because i misplaced syania's mukena)
  • slept over at dinda's, like, 5 times or something (all those uber trips to bintaro...
jan 3 2016 ∞
jun 28 2017 +
  • take barista classes
  • take scriptwriting classes
  • upload a song cover (on ig story... that counts right)
  • go bungee jumping
  • go paragliding
  • complete a pre-bootcamp module (kind of... like 70%)
  • attend a coding bootcamp
  • learn korean - pass topik level I by end of 2019
  • upload travel videos on yt (seoul, melb, istanbul)
  • publish a book
  • create a podcast project
  • learn photoshop lightroom
feb 15 2014 ∞
aug 5 2019 +

to start:

  • the inbetweeners
  • shameless us
  • parks and recreation
  • 30 rock
  • atlanta
  • game of thrones
  • happy endings
  • harper's island
  • fringe
  • revenge
  • the kennedys
  • white collar
  • hannibal
  • orphan black
  • the newsroom
  • the men who built america
  • arrow
  • the mindy project
  • crazy ex-girlfriend
  • daredevil
may 19 2011 ∞
may 9 2019 +