Assalamualaikum wbt. I’ve always been interested in psychology. And one day when I was about fourteen or fifteen, I discovered the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). Basically, these psychologists divided human personality into sixteen types, based on four main traits: introversion/extroversion, intuition/sensing, feeling/thinking, and perceiving/judging. Of course, human beings can’t easily be categorized into specific ‘types’ […]Read More INFP: The Personality Type of Celebrated Writers, Artists and other Creatives
Assalamualaikum wbt. This post is part of the #IdolaSeni series to show my gratitude to five Malaysian creatives who agreed to become respondents for my team and I’s research paper, ‘Instagram as a Platform for Emerging Visual Artists to Build Their Brand’. – “Seni merupakan bahasa yang difahami semua orang tidak mengira bangsa dan bahasa. […]Read More #IdolaSeni: Teme Abdullah (+ ‘Arkitek Jalanan’ Review!)
Assalamualaikum wbt. I have officially gone through four semesters of my diploma in Lendu (or formally, UiTM Alor Gajah). The fifth one will take place in Rembau (though I’m secretly hoping aliens take over that campus, because I do not want to go). Here’s a not-so-brief reflection on my experience as a university student in […]Read More Goodbye Lendu, Goodbye Alor Gajah, Goodbye Melaka
Assalamualaikum wbt. I’m on a 5-month semester break. EXACTLY 5 months. 10th April to 10th September. I know, right. What on earth??? Baik gap year terus. Then I can go volunteer in Cambodia for 3 months or something. The reason is because UiTM wants to selaraskan the diploma and degree intakes. We should’ve been graduating […]Read More 5-Month Break???
Assalamualaikum w.b.t. and hello! I’m Arifah, 20, a Muslim from Malaysia. I’ve been passionate about writing ever since I knew how to string sentences together from words. I wrote dozens poems and short stories as a kid, my Mum actually created a blog for me on Diaryland since I was five or six. So basically, […]Read More ABOUT ME
Assalamualaikum wbt. This was written for a university assignment. Thought I’d post it here. – Other than physical and visible illnesses such as heart disease, diabetes, and hypertension, there is a group of people who suffer from illnesses that are not so obvious to the naked eye. Examples of mental illnesses are bipolar disorder, depression, […]Read More The Stigma Towards Mental Illnesses in Malaysia
Assalamualaikum wbt. This is the post that I’ve been dreaming about posting for the past 60+ days. Event Management is THE subject I’ve been dreading badly since Part 1. Because it involves a lot of energy, money, time, and most importantly… teamwork. Which is scary. Like tahap menggigil punya scary. Because I’m from class […]Read More Join Awareness With Society #JAWS2K17