So Aunty, So What?


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So Aunty, So What?

Warning! Angry when dry

Our taps, that is. Already stressed out by the pandemic, who can blame people for being very short-fused when pollution keeps disrupting our water supply?

So Aunty, So What?

My mother, my child, my duty

Our columnist has come to realise there is a greater threat to her aged mum than Covid-19.

So Aunty, So What?

Malaysian ‘uncle’ a ‘rice-ing’ Internet star

And that’s why Aunty is jealous. Read on.

So Aunty, So What?

Wading into troubled waters

Yes, we got our water back but we risk future disruptions as long as there is no concrete, sustainable plan to prevent contamination of this precious resource.

So Aunty, So What?

Much ado about face masks

I ADMIT it. I’m getting rather careless. After months of diligently practising the recommended Covid-19 SOP, the desire to cut corners is growing.

So Aunty, So What?

Recalling Dad, the foodie

IT’S that time of the year again when family members in three cities – Petaling Jaya, Singapore and Sydney – gather to commemorate the day our father left us, Aug 7, 2016, using the conferencing app Zoom.

So Aunty, So What?

Viral + fever = scariest thing now

What was once a run-of-the-mill symptom of illness has become a fear-inducing alarm bell.

So Aunty, So What?

The zombie days are over

MONDAY marked my first anniversary as a retiree. I can hardly believe 12 months flew by so quickly.I blithely wrote about the start of this new chapter in my July 17, 2019, column titled My life as I never knew it.

So Aunty, So What?

When guns and racism collide

A TIRED Yale University student is napping in a common area. A man is standing by an apartment door waiting for a friend to come down. A young girl is selling bottled water in front of her home to raise money to go to Disneyland.

So Aunty, So What?

Still in a Covid state of mind

SHE came running down the staircase, all dressed up to go out. I stopped her in her tracks.

So Aunty, So What?

May these people burn in hell

ON Saturday I learned of an act so evil that I broke down in tears. It was the murder of pregnant women, new mothers, infants and nurses in an Afghan hospital.

So Aunty, So What?

Heart in mouth over going out

But those who do not agree with Putrajaya’s decision of a conditional MCO can still continue to stay home.

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