Category Archives: general

The tiger is one month old today

Do you miss the Chinese New Year festivities? It seems like a long time ago, but the Year of the Tiger is only one month old today… and that’s how long it took me to upload my Chinese Paper Cut Stereogram. Well, better late than never, so here’s a belated Gong Xi Fa Cai!

Eco-friendly… really?

Monday’s Straits Times featured an article on eco-coffins (access restricted… here’s a free abridged version). It reported on a new trend to use caskets made from chipboard or even paper rather than the traditional timber coffins. Given that Singapore goes through 16,000 coffins a year, that sounds like a great way to save some trees. [...]

Why did the chicken cross the road?

About a month ago, this rooster appeared in our estate. When I first noticed him, he was happily pecking away in the grass, upsetting the Mynas. Nobody I know knows where he came from, or whom he belongs to. But he looks healthy and he’s not at all bothered by people, so he’s likely to [...]

My first post on my brand new blog

Welcome to art.hropod, my new, first and only blog! It has been more than three months since I left the Singapore Science Centre to give myself more time to focus on developing my art. The idea was that I would have generally more time – since I wasn’t “working” any more – to pursue my [...]