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New Zealand Photo Gallery

In March 2019, we rented a tiny car that barely fit the four of us and our suitcases and drove counterclockwise around New Zealand's South Island. Starting in Christchurch, we ... READ the POST

Tan Si Chong Su Temple

It was a beautiful morning for a photo walk. We visited the Tan Si Chong Su Temple, which is in Singapore's central business district. This temple was full of fascinating ... READ the POST

Don’t Sneeze in a Crowded Elevator: My Thoughts on COVID-19 as a Singapore Expat

Earlier this week, I stepped into my condo’s elevator with my son and nearly a dozen friendly neighbors. The doors closed and I knew everyone was thinking about the same thing: ... READ the POST

Haw Par Villa – The Nightmare Theme Park

This morning I went to Singapore's Haw Par Villa cultural theme park with my friend Audrey, and I'm still having trouble mentally digesting everything we saw. It's an outdoor art ... READ the POST

Body piercings & kavadis: Thaipusam 2019

Usually, I run from needles. The idea of something sharp sliding through anyone’s flesh is enough to make me feel a little less steady on my feet. But yesterday, I walked willingly ... READ the POST

One more step along the world I go

Before I had children, my company sent me to London for a two-week business trip (or secondment, as they called it) to fill in for one of my counterparts in public relations who ... READ the POST

"Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic."

Albus Dumbledore (J. K. Rowling)

Emily Oberton, Author
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2019-08-19T14:01:11+08:00

Albus Dumbledore (J. K. Rowling)

"Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic."
"If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it."

Toni Morrison

Emily Oberton, Author
2019-08-19T14:03:41+08:00

Toni Morrison

"If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it."
“To write is human, to edit is divine.”

Stephen King

Emily Oberton, Author
2019-08-19T14:04:23+08:00

Stephen King

“To write is human, to edit is divine.”
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Emily Oberton, Author