The Necessary Philosopher

Month: February, 2009

Feeling Screwed Over – Part 2

Things got worse after my last post. Some people suggested calling MINDEF directly to see if they could do anything to help. That’s when I got the second shocker. I only have 5 high key trainings (in-camp training over a continuous period of 8 days) on record. In 2002, I got called back for in-camp […]

Feeling Screwed Over

I’m so incredibly tired, but I have to write something about my incredibly shitty day. Basically, I feel like I’ve been screwed over by the SAF, and on top of that, HDB decides that today is a good day to fine me for illegal parking yet again. I’ve been going for my in-camp training since […]

Tales of the Techless

At the end of a job, some people will indulge themselves with a cigarette, a beer, a glass of wine, or a night out on the town. Me, I like nothing better than to chill out with my laptop in a coffee joint (or anywhere with free wifi) and enjoy a latte or a some […]

Taking a Break

I’ve been on leave the last 2 days, and it’s been a long needed break. I’ve surprised myself with the fact that I’m still shooting with film and a rangefinder, and even more surprised that I’m actually enjoying the experience. I only miss digital for the fact that post processing is a lot more convenient. […]