A Blast from the Past: As the world becomes an increasingly harder place to live in, there’s a yearning for a simpler time where we left our troubles at the door.. and man led woman onto the dance floor By: Audra Roslani, Photos: Edmund Lee It’s Friday night and I’m parked outside the New Star Studio […]
I was first introduced to the glory of Joan Didion’s writing as an irreverent 18 year old, sitting at the back (always the back) of my college creative writing class in Petaling Jaya. The piece, On Self Respect, was from her seminal collection of essays and oddities, Slouching Towards Bethlehem. Our lecturer thought it would […]
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STEP INTO MY CLOSET: Clothes are serious business and in work or play, a well put-together outfit will give you the confidence you need to take on the world. Here are some ideas to help get that closet organised and have you out the door with your best foot forward By Audra Roslani Just like […]
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With masculine black walls, wood accents and cast iron swing doors, transport yourself to urban Japan at Torii and indulge in the twin pleasures of yakitori and divine whisky “Torii is like an ex-boyfriend I keep going back to,” says a friend of mine when I tell her I’m checking out KL’s latest Japanese Gastro […]
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Forget waxing and vajazzling, pubic hair is back in vogue and its sparking some serious monologues For decades, women have taken to varying measures of pain to ‘beautify’ their nether regions in efforts to please sexual partners and keep things nice and tidy under the advent of the G-string and barely there bikinis but increasingly […]
What’s in a name? Everything, especially when you’re in Taiwan. By Audra Roslani In Taiwan, street-food takes centre stage in daily life and if you want to know where to find the best in a certain type of cuisine, look no further than the names of the food which usually incorporate the various cities and […]
The upcoming 24th James Bond film will be called Spectre, a fictional global terrorism organisation short for “Special Executive for Counter-intelligence, Terrorism, Revenge, and Extortion.