Category: My Ramblings
The Great Resignation (Part 1): the journey of a burnt-out doctor + why you shouldn’t rush into Med School at 19
The Great Resignation is a 3-part miniseries about my decision to resign, how I fell into the ‘prestige trap’ as a 19-year old (and why you shouldn’t rush into things…especially Med school), the uncharted path ahead, and the importance of making the best choices for your future self.
cheers to the end of 2021, the year of providence, and hello 2022, the year of seeking discomfort
Dear 2021, thank you for being nothing short of a year of Providence and God’s grace, and here’s to 2022, a year of stepping out of my comfort zone, seeking fresh opportunities, and many new beginnings. I can’t wait to see what you have in store for me, and I’ve never been more excited.
Chasing Dreams \\ on self-sabotage, nearly quitting Housemanship and seeking my ‘Personal Legend’
This is going to be a long but hopefully-not-too-rambling post about how The Alchemist resonated with my pursuit of my ‘Personal Legend’ (a recurring phrase from the book used to describe one’s life purpose), and the lessons that I’ve learnt along the way.
happy unbirthday to me: turning 24
The first thought that crossed my mind when I woke up this morning was: “Happy 24th birthday to me, and by this time next year, I’ll be done with Housemanship and hopefully be overseas, celebrating my 25th.”
Chasing Dreams \\ on success, life priorities and why I'm dropping out of the rat race
Redefining success, rethinking life goals, and tapping out of the rat race
Chasing Dreams \\ the promissory note of ‘Happiness’ & the arrival fallacy
The pursuit of short and long-term happiness, my past struggles, and why we shouldn’t procrastinate on our dreams.