• 红与金 RED & GOLD

    I personally got to know Jerome Kugan, many years back, while Retna and I attended a poetry session hosted at a cafe in Bangsar.  He was on stage on an emotional content, which I do not really remember the content, but I remember the expression, anger and even the passion in the content. After several years, in one of the hosted lunch organised at our home, we had Jerome as well as the others over.  We got to know him a bit better and more. We are truly glad when he posted on the social media that he would be hosting his first solo collection, with the theme, RED &…

  • Spending Sunday

    We supposed to have a lunch date with my mother and brother, then turned out that my brother was under the weather a bit on that day.  So, we spent the time to hunt some revision books for our twins instead. 带孩子们到书店。#hisamueltan #travelgram #travel #petalingstreet #kualalumpur #heritage #heritagebuilding #oldbuilding A post shared by Samuel Tan (@hisamueltan) on May 16, 2016 at 4:27am PDT They are both in the Chinese High School, which means the choice is rather, limited.  How limited?  Like only 2 places we could find the revision books and work books in Malaysia – DJZ in Kajang as well as KL Commercial Book Co located in Jalan Sultan,…

  • De Tour Kuala Lumpur, The 3rd

    Remember me and my cycling friends, and our sons rode in Kuala Lumpur? The last one was in August 2012.  That ride started in Kuala Lumpur.  I have been thinking about riding from our home to Kuala Lumpur, like the old time how people commune to work and make a living.  I almost had the opportunity when I was planning to cycling to my father’s grave 2 years ago with our sons, until Retna and I thought the plan was absolutely not feasible.  Mainly the roads are totally not friendly to cyclists at all.  Kind of sad. That was why both rides in Kuala Lumpur also started in the city…