What scares me most isn’t the dying young – it’s the dying young and not having made any kind of impact and/or contribution to this world.
When I was growing up, we had a couple of domestic helpers around the house, usually from Philippines or Indonesia. (For those unfamiliar with Singapore, domestic help is commonplace because it is affordable.) From my observations, even as a child, I knew that good domestic help was difficult to find. When we did have a…
The biggest lesson was learning to trust myself, my creativity and my instincts. After that, hard work brought whatever I dreamed up into existence. And finally, the absolute belief in my products and the correct presentation brought it home for me.
Crazy, is what it takes to slay the jabberwocky.
But, it hasn’t always been easy to wake up at 6am because, and I kid you not, my bed has magical powers that could lull any foul beast to sleep. That, and it’s not always easy to switch my brain on and shake the sleep off.