Tag: expectation

08
Dec
2022

A Kind Of Credo

_ A Kind Of Credo Without attachment, expect nothing.Without aversion, fear nothing.Accord with Buddha-nature gladly.Be heroic with the Bodhisattva path,in…

03
May
2017

What Not To Expect

To be unpleasantly disappointed, always expect help from others. (Not that you will never get ever help, but if you…

24
Jan
2017

Slow Idiots Vs Fast Maniacs

Interestingly, other drivers might think the same of you? Hmmm… If you always expect the world to centre around your…

09
Nov
2016

Expectation: Super Short Story #400

Super Short Story #400: Expectation He realised that it was  not so much that other people seem to disappoint him,…

19
Oct
2016

Shoes: Super Short Story #378

Super Short Story #378: Shoes Many bought things are like shoes – be they houses, cars, clothes, books and such……

11
Aug
2016

Will The Next Relationship Be Better?

There will never be a ‘better’ relationship ahead if you do not learn to be as true you can in…

29
Jul
2016

David Vs Goliath

The tale of David vs Goliath… A case of pinning too much hopes and expectations on something (someone) deemed too…

18
Mar
2016

Noise: Sam & Sara #442

Sam & Sara #442: Noise Sam: I just realised how to make peace with the noisy in a public library….

04
Feb
2016

Right Of Way: Super Short Story #364

Right Of Way: Super Short Story #364 Bending over, peering at his phone, while walking slowly in the crowd, he…

13
Jun
2015

Library: Super Short Story #347

Library: Super Short Story #347 As he was attached to his expectation of silence in the library, every little sound…

30
Jun
2014

Expectations: Wandering Thought #32

Wandering Thought #32: Expectations We tend to idealise others with our expectations, of what they should and should not do….

29
Mar
2014

Expectation: Sam & Sara #409

Sam & Sara #409: Expectation Sara: You didn’t say I was supposed to do it! Sam: I didn’t say you didn’t have…

31
Dec
2013

Gift: Super Short Story #284

Super Short Story #284: Gift She dreads discovering an unexpected bill in the letterbox as much as she anticipates an…

04
May
2013

Expectation: Sam & Sara #394

Sam & Sara #394: Expectation Sara:I came across this joke – ‘When someone tells you to, “expect the unexpected”, slap…

14
Mar
2013

Craziness: Super Short Story (192)

Super Short Story (192): Craziness Knowing that those who realised they are being followed are expected to panic, which would…

22
Jan
2013

Super Short Story (168): Phantom

Super Short Story (168): Phantom She didn’t realise that she was secretly responding to every guy met with a sense…

19
Sep
2012

Super Short Story (42): Letdown

She grew up thinking that people can let her down, before realising that the first person who could ever let her…

31
May
2012

An Education (1): Happen Only Once?

From the movie, ‘An Education’: Jenny: David, if tomorrow night does happen, it’s only ever going to happen once. David:…

27
Sep
2011

The Tortoise’s Prophecy

Saw this story online. I shortened it to its essentials: A tortoise family decided to go on a picnic. Being…

06
Jul
2011

I Will Survive

Parts of this song is fantastic, almost Buddhistic… 寂寞寂寞就好 (田馥甄 Hebe) I’ll Be Better After I’m Lonely For A While…