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Broke and Decaffeinated

Fuzzy words. I’m trying to comprehend the front-page article. Newspaper is crumpling in my hands. This is ridiculous, I can’t even hold a piece a …

House For One

I’ve played the game of going to a fancy restaurant and asking for a ‘table for one’. I still remember getting strange and sympathy-laden look from …

Single and the City

<i>Warning: This is not a pity post. Neither is it a smart-arse piece inspired by ‘Sex and the City’. Don’t trust me, well read away then.</i><p>If we’re …

Breakfast at Tiffany's 50 years on

On a deserted New York street at daybreak a yellow cab pulls in on Fifth Avenue in front of a shop called <i>Tiffany & Co.</i> To the melodic tunes of …

Audrey Hepburn

That moment when you go… “WOW!”

It was quiet. Very quiet, in fact. All I could hear was the bashing of waves against the surf boards and subtle squeals of hungry seagulls far away …

Because you’re not worth it

Whenever I feel lonely, sad, under-achieved or just a <i>nobody</i>, I feel the urge to write a post here. It’s really disturbing, because when I first …

8 styles of shoes to make a statement out of summer

It’s one of many ‘numbers’ you never want to share with the world. Age. Lovers. Shoes. It’s considered socially unacceptable to discuss many such …

Why Love is Rubbish

While some of you might read the title of this post and roll your eyes in disgust or shake your head in disagreement, I’ll still stand by my decision …

The problem with being ‘alone’

There was a mouse in our Bondi home tonight.<p>A grey coloured, hairy creature hid behind the fridge as I stood there in an …

First Impressions

What people think about you when they first meet or see you… does that every bother you? Do you care that someone might be judging the way you eat or …

Meaning of solitude

Have you ever assessed what you get true happiness from? Is it from being in a circle where everyone loves you or from being completely alone?<p><i>So</i> …

Bali: Realism and the Rice Fields

“Pack your bikini,” said a friend as I announced I was going to Bali. Coming from Bondi, I highly doubted that the beaches of Bali would spell any …

What Bali on steroids looks like…

“South Bali is like a mini-Australia,” said Wayan. “They drink lots and get drunk lots, we Balinese have no problem with that. Why should we?” said …

Call me cute. Or not!

<b>Cute.</b><p>There’s something about this adjective that’s special. It’s not ‘beautiful’s’ PG-13 cousin and neither is it ‘charming’s’ older sibling. It’s a …

The Ten S’s

My sister has always been a bully. Not in a dramatic, ‘let’s call child services’ sense, but in a way that makes me want to do better things.<p>Going …

Everlasting Love

You meet him at the florist down your street. Then at a house party. And then you bump into him in the park where you two are the only ones walking …

London Men

Pssst you, stop whatever you’re doing. I need your unadulterated attention for this one.<p>It’s almost ridiculous how superficial I’m about to get, but …

Heights

Friday night.<p>The clock ticked to 7 p.m. and all she could think of was the wine list at her favourite bar in the city. The grapes were calling her …

10 Things To Know Before Moving To London

<b>You will have more liquid dinners than what should be allowed:</b> Call it a lifestyle change or a quick way to shed kilos or stupidity, you will eat …

Generation Y’s Problem with Dating

Dating is a tough game. I say ‘game’, because well, <i>it is</i> a bloody game. Winners take their prize home and losers walk the solo path back. There are …

7 Things Women Do That Push Men Away

I want to apologise to all the ladies in advance… this isn’t really aimed at you, but it kinda is. I know one too many girlfriends of mine who have …

How You Will Fall In Love With Paris

<i>(…and exactly like the way you see it in the movies and/or read in English literature.)</i><p>OK. So. Let’s talk about how I fell in love.<p>It happened on my …

What Tinder Taught Me In A Day

Unless you’re living under a rock or madly in love, you’d know what <i>Tinder</i> is. Or how the cool ones like to say, being <i>Tinderized</i> means.<p>For those …

Rush Hour Crush

London Underground, where you are destined to either lose your wallet, your sanity or a heartbeat.<p>Millions of Londoners use this mode of public …

8 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Date A Journalist

Someone very sexy once told me, <b>‘Journalism is a sexy profession’.</b><p>Indeed, it is.<p>We interview good looking people, we drink expensive champagne, we get …