Dolce at our old place sometime around 2010. We lost Dolce as well on December 29th, 2020. She was old and her body was giving up. Anyone who has done some palliative care or seen end-of-life suffering will understand that sometimes it's best to let go. I learnt that in my experiences with Duckie. With… Continue reading Remembering Dolce.
Duckie was cremated at Pets-In-Peace, Semenyih on the morning of 22 September 2020. Her ashes were stored in a small urn which I brought back home. The boys are too young to understand, and will probably not remember her. Still, I'm thankful that they had a chance to spend some time with her when she… Continue reading A Small Tribute To A Big Heart.
First, a little backstory. My Chinese ancestors were teachers from Guangxi, but when my paternal grandfather came to Malaysia almost a century ago, he started up a small photo studio on Jalan Rahmat in Batu Pahat, Johor. I'm told the shop did not survive hard times, but I do have a few older cousins who… Continue reading A Decade Of Creature Portraits (2008-2018)
Duckie & Dolce back in 2008. Coco had not been adopted yet. Let's talk shit. Or rather, cat poop. The cat litter industry stood at USD 4 billion in 2018, and is expected to hit USD 5 billion by 2025. Basically, it's huge. And that stuff ain't cheap. For our three cats, we've been using… Continue reading This could save you MYR 32,000…..if you have cats.