Hi I'm Ting
Restless globetrotter. Inquisitive Story-teller.
I muse about the intersections of culture and society, in how it shape our complex identities. I love traveling to offbeat places to explore human differences while finding common ground. And I capture the unique stories of individuals, who like me, are on the swinging pendulums between cultures and worlds.
Resources & Musings
Examining our addiction to productivity under a global pandemic If you don’t come out of this quarantine with either: 1.) a new skill 2.) starting
There are two types of people in the world, the people from somewhere and the people from anywhere, or so it goes… British author David
In the recent political tic-for-tat blame game, both the US and China have tried to shift responsibility for the spread of the coronavirus by downplaying
In the months following the COVID-19 outbreak, fear and racism spread faster around the globe than the virus itself.
“The curriculum is too focused on rote learning and kills creativity.” “It’s all work and no play.” “The competition is too fierce and stressful for
Experiences & Travel
Vang Vieng is a river-side town in central Laos, that serves as a rest stop for tourists crossing overland from the capital Vientiane to the
A symphony of horns beeping, feverish motorcycles and rickshaws dashing by, and political posters of every color and size pasted onto the surfaces of public
Heart beating, palms racing, I got into the back seat of the UN vehicle that was to take me inside the Rohingya Refugee Camps on
One day in Nepal is the equivalent of 3 days elsewhere. Why do I say this? Because every day that I’ve spend in the mountainous