Calling out for Autism Awareness (Part 1)

Calling out for Autism Awareness (Part 1)

Autism was not a disorder that was well researched or studied until the 80s. No one really knows what autism was, let alone the cause. My brother was born in 1966 and he looked no difference from the rest of us. He was cute just like any other child; he had a well...
My Relationship Spotlight (Part 4)

My Relationship Spotlight (Part 4)

Growing up in my mother’s absence   Unlike so many children these days, I didn’t get to fly home three or four times a year when I was in boarding school in England. Nor did I have my parents visiting me at exit weekends, parents’ weekends and etc. Indeed, I was...
My Relationship Spotlight (Part 3)

My Relationship Spotlight (Part 3)

The woman I grew to respect The woman I craved to become The woman whose power and confidence I fell in love with ..   Is the same woman whom I called ‘Principal’, Is the same woman whom I looked for approval all my life Is the same woman whom I called ‘Mother’....
My Relationship Spotlight (Part 2)

My Relationship Spotlight (Part 2)

My recollections of my mother is all based on the time before I left home for boarding school and moreover, my perspective of who she is, is also based on my own observations and limited encounters with her over the subsequent years.   In my eyes, my mother is in...