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James Alexander Ritchie

Lucky Lim — the forgotten hero

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.– Joseph Campbell, American professor

Defending English, the Tok Nan way

If the English language made any sense, lackadaisical would have something to do with a shortage of flowers.– Doug Larson,...

Adventures with a man-eater

Take the crocodile, for example, my favorite animal. There are 23 species. Seventeen of those species are rare or endangered....

How do we mask Sarawak?

We don’t know for sure, but they could help and they can’t hurt.– Dr. Linsey Marr, American scientist

Walking tall with the Penan

Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the face.– Helen Keller, American author, political...

The King, Frankie and I

The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable and literature is not read.— Oscar Wilde, Irish poet...

Strangers in the forests

The supernatural is ubiquitous in children’s entertainment, from Grimm and Hans Andersen to Disney and ‘Harry Potter’.— Richard Dawkins, English...

Down memory lane with Frank and Ema

Memory… is the diary that we all carry about with us.— Oscar Wilde, Irish poet and playwright

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