30 Day Challenge Day 4

Welcome to the 30-Day Challenge Day 4! Explain the meaning behind your Tumblr Name.  I used to be an avid Tumblr-er, but I got bored of it and it has since been abandoned.. forever. Me tumblr blog name is  septemberstardust.    Coz I was born in September, and stardust sounds hipster-ish and mystical and it rhymes with S.   ENDS. I’m actually really stressed out … Continue reading 30 Day Challenge Day 4

30 Day Challenge Day 2 – Likes & Dislikes

Hi! It’s Day 2 of the 30 Day Challenge. So far so good. (?) Today I’m supposed to list down 10 Likes and dislikes. ….Being the pessimist that I am, I think I have more dislikes than likes lol.  Here goes. LIKES 1. Cold weather. Or more like, snuggling into warm covers in cold weather. 2. Finding a good book in the second hand book … Continue reading 30 Day Challenge Day 2 – Likes & Dislikes

When Relying on People Screws Up Your Plans

It’s a public holiday today! In fact, most of my peeps are enjoying a long weekend off, seeing as how Hari Raya (or Eid-al-Fitr) falls on Thursday and stretches away til Sunday. But meh. There are no such things as regular offdays for a journalist. The most one can hope for is to get off work earlier than usual. The office is pretty quiet compared … Continue reading When Relying on People Screws Up Your Plans

The Next Step

Changes. Changes in life are as inevitable as the existence of pepperoni pizza, or that one lowlife jerk all classes seem to have in college. At some point in life we all undergo change, whether it’s physically (a child hitting puberty and discovering that first Playboy magazine) or emotionally (teen angst in high school). The point is, change is inescapable no matter how much some … Continue reading The Next Step


It was barely dawn when I woke up and was unable to fall back asleep. It was still dark outside. And quiet. Red was snoring gently next to me, his long lashes curling across his face. I sat up in the dim light of the room, my legs under the blankets. It was cold. I wanted to snuggle back into the covers, rub myself against … Continue reading Red