Change

Dear Reader, There was once a girl who had a friend name Change. She first met Change in kindergarten. He was quite intimidating and big, and she was scared at first. But then Change approached her jovially and asked if she’d like to go play with him in the playground, and she shyly said yes….

The Girl and her Beauty

Dear Reader, Once upon a time, there was a young, teenage girl who lived in a village. Like every other girl in that village, she was sweet, curious, gentle and sensitive and cheeky too! And just like every other girl her age, she worried about her appearance. She didn’t feel pretty enough, or smart enough, or cool enough…

What is Love?

Dear Reader, There was once a girl who was searching for the meaning of love. She asked St. Paul: What is love? He said: “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it…

A Tale of Two Daisies 

Dear Reader, There was once two daisies. Each was placed next to each other. They had many conversations and would always talk about many things to curb their boredom. Both flowers hated the rain, not only was it painful to have heavy, big drops of water come down on them, it was also very cold…

Instant Noodle

Dear Reader, There was once a mother who was struggling with her daughters tantrums. “I want that new phone.” said the girl. “No, its too expensive.” said the mother “But mommmm, everyone in school has it! And I’m stuck with this crappy old junk. I’m a laughing stock!” pleaded the girl. The mother sighed and…

I Have A Hobby

Dear Reader, I have a hobby: I read Tarot Cards. Yeap. The ones with images which can ‘tell your fortune’. Over-time I have heard people around me constantly proclaiming that reading Tarot is wrong. That I’m a devil-worshipper, a witch, invoking evil spirits, and am not a good Christian. I was even told not to tell this…

The Pebble

Dear Reader, When I was 13 years old, my ‘Sunday School’ teacher gave me a pebble, along with everyone in my class. She told us this “If you look at your pebble, it doesn’t look exactly the same as anyone else’s. This is because like the pebble, you are all unique in your own way, that…

Patience

Dear Reader, Once upon a time, there was a king who was in love with a bird. This bird was the most majestic among all the lands, with colourful feathers, big strong wings, and who sang a lovely song every time she flew. He would always go out to the balcony to watch the bird…

Ego

Dear Reader, This is a story about a man named Ego. Like most of us, Ego was born a normal, healthy person. Ego had dreams, aspirations, fears, worries, and other emotions one would expect of a human. One of Ego’s greatest strength was confidence. He also always took care to enjoy rewards after a long days’s work….