Month: April 2015

The Psychology of Lack.

Apologies for the crazy long hiatus on this blog!  I had been really busy with work, life and thesis. ^.^ But I just want to share some of my reflections today, as a Singaporean living in Finland. Today, I was walking home from Sello Shopping Centre (Because I went to see the Erik Bruun Gallery) through the Kilo forests. “Wow this feels like walking on heaven!” I thought, “Why on Earth would people even want to study, or stay home?” Then I realised–that’s precisely what most people are doing–they are outdoors! 😀 Then I started wondering about other things. You know, in Singapore, there are no such things as “natural” forests. Where there are reservoirs, it’s humid and sometimes filled with mosquitoes. In Finland I haven’t been bitten by mosquitoes or seen stuffs like cockroaches yet. What I’d seen are squirrels, fat birds, ducks with gentle eyes, even REINDEERS who cross the road. o.O Honestly, in Lapland there is even a law that says that if you hit a reindeer by mistake it is YOUR …