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Ideas of Freedom

First published in theSun on 31 August 2017, here. OVER the last four years, I am proud to have been part of a …

Plane Feelings

Dark clouds like baby ghosts Peek their heads above The sky’s horizon in the distance. Rich with colour, Deep orange, green and …

Game Over

That bitter knot in my mouth, Is the taste of hope dissolving With each passing day. What purpose is there? The country’s …

A sea of yellow flowers

In the quiet night We ask ourselves Why fight the system strong? It’s big and bold and towers tall It’s been this …

Remembering the Tunku

First published in theSun here, on 12 February 2015. “IT was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was …

In Search of National Identity

In Search of National Identity (A version of this was first published in theSun on 7th September 2012). It has become somewhat …

A Matter of Sacrifice

A Matter of Sacrifice (A version of this was published in theSun on 24th August 2012). I started fasting alongside my Muslim …

Walking the narrow path

Walking the narrow path (This was first published in Selangor Times, on the 20th July 2012). I had the privilege of speaking …

In the face of Injustice

In the face of Injustice (A version of this was published in theSun on 13th July 2012). Sometime last week, I attempted …