I Interviewed My Husband on his Typhoon Ulysses Experience

November has been an awful month for many Filipinos.  The island nation has been battered by consecutive storms and typhoons, with five within the span of the last few weeks. Earlier this month, super typhoon Goni – one of the strongest tropical cyclones ever recorded – devastated large swathes of Eastern Philippines, leaving 25 dead with thousands more displaced.  And now another one has struck.  … Continue reading I Interviewed My Husband on his Typhoon Ulysses Experience

Kuan Tei Temple Procession, Cheras, Kuala Lumpur

The first time I joined a religious procession was at a Chinese temple in Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, to honour the deity Kuan Tei (Lord Guan, also known as Guan Yee Gor or Guan Gong), and to celebrate the completion of the temple arch. 500 devotees turned up to take part in the 3km procession that went around parts of the neighbourhood, the main road and shops. … Continue reading Kuan Tei Temple Procession, Cheras, Kuala Lumpur