Monthly Archives: September 2008

My heart stopped beating for a split-second, I swear.

God wrapped up an extraordinarily generous dollop of talent in pretty paper, tied a flouncy ribbon around it and gave it to her. Heart. heart. heart. Wagonized by France Belleville.

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A Handsome Man

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Peace Hotel

Wo Peng 476 MacPherson Road Singapore 368191 Tel: 6747 9892 This restaurant takes on a lofty name, that of the famed hotel sitting on Shanghai’s Bund – Peace Hotel. Wo Peng, cantonese for ‘Peace’, sits snugly in a row of … Continue reading

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Suicide

Salon.com: What do you think is uniquely magical about fiction? Wallace: Oh, Lordy, that could take a whole day! Well, the first line of attack for that question is that there is this existential loneliness in the real world. I … Continue reading

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One question

What do you do when you’re bored, like, B.O.R.E.D.

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Hot Pot

Nan Hwa Chong Fishhead Steamboat 814/816 North Bridge Road (S)198779 $15 – $25 pax aprx Tofu & prawns Chicken cutlet chop Ngoh Hiang spring roll. Tiger beer. On ice. Clean licked 😉 I ain’t big on fish, fish head or … Continue reading

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Pork Chop

Loo’s Hainanese Curry Rice 57 Eng Hoon Street Tai Kwang Huat coffee shop #01-88 >> Diagonally opposite the Tiong Bahrhu market escalators >> About $6.50 for 2 people. 3 dishes. I’d heard so much about this curry rice. Over drinks … Continue reading

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