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Behind The Scenes of a Student Short Film #2: Character Acting

It seems like people are generally interested in my last blog post, which was Strange Realisations in Creative Writing & BTS of a Student Short Film. Hence I’m going to write a Part 2 on the second part of the blog post. In my past two blog posts about my student film from my last… Continue reading Behind The Scenes of a Student Short Film #2: Character Acting

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3 Things to do When You’re Neither Studying/ Working (In Singapore)

Sometimes along a Singaporean’s journey on their educational path, we come to an awkward period of time where we are neither studying nor working, whether by choice or by circumstance. There may be a month’s break between school semesters for example, and all the part time jobs you enquire about require a commitment period of… Continue reading 3 Things to do When You’re Neither Studying/ Working (In Singapore)

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Teen v.s. Young Adult: Growing Up

As we grow older through the years, our relationships with our parents evolve. Thought I’d post my own observations for the hilarity to possibly make the whole world laugh. ____ _ __________ Relationships: When I was 13: Mom: Don’t think about anything, just study hard and do well and graduate well. Me: …… Now: Mom:… Continue reading Teen v.s. Young Adult: Growing Up

Education · Movies · Writing

Strange Realisations In Creative Writing Endeavours & Behind The Scenes of a Student Short Film

This post will be broken down into two parts: The first detailing a general  list compilation of the little things that writers sometimes go through while writing and playing God in our own ways by creating fictional worlds. Part 1: Modeling a character after an extreme, exaggerated version of yourself. Dressing to go out one… Continue reading Strange Realisations In Creative Writing Endeavours & Behind The Scenes of a Student Short Film

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Roles of a Writer: The Manager

Originally posted on Writings By Ender:
The first part of this series focused on the laborer role of a writer. The laborer can best be summarized as getting the work done and trying to do it effectively. There is more to writing than completing tasks, so today will focus on one of the most important…

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Are Writing Contests Valuable?

Last Sunday, I attended the awards ceremony for Vermont’s Scholastic Art & Writing Contest at the Brattleboro Art and Museum Center. The art and writing on display was fantastic; no wonder The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are considered “the most prestigious recognition program for creative teens in grades 7 – 12.” These kids have… Continue reading Are Writing Contests Valuable?

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The Cat Which Talked To Me

  Not in English like the Cat in the Hat talked to the two scared kids. There was once a black cat I passed by during daylight hours. I’m not going to be infering to the old wives’ tale about cats passing you and the omen behind it-  my encounter wasn’t very significant but still very… Continue reading The Cat Which Talked To Me