Athena, a school teacher, wanted to motivate her students with goodies. Little did she realise that would cost her her job.
One thing that I would say I have learned a lot about while I was in prison, was this thing about fairness. In a sterile environment where everyday life has been watered down into spartan, bare minimum, even 5 sweets can cost someone whatever left of his freedom behind the walls. And when life is being [...]
One Sunday, I had lunch with XD at the McDonald's in Punggol Plaza. We had unwittingly chosen a peak period, which meant crowded tables and long queues. XD took a good 20 minutes before he returned with the food and after sitting down, he started to describe the chaos at the counter, caused by only [...]