By Singapore Man of Leisure
Well, my Zebra story totally fell flat yesterday afternoon….
As I walked off the stage to a totally stunned, bemused, catch-no-ball audience, you can hear the crickets creaking…
Awkward to say the least!
You know what I learnt?
It’s one thing to write cryptic stories and use obscure metaphors in print, it’s another ball game altogether when you tell that same story LIVE in person to an audience who can give you immediate feedback through their body language…
I should have wore a blindfold.
Well, at least I didn’t get booed off the stage! How’s that for looking at the bright side of things!?
I’m a cheerleader remember?
I had fun! Not the kind I expected, but it was still fun!
It’s been quite some time since I felt so inept, so totally “blur like sotong”, so utterly and completely stupid in front of so many people…
It’s fun to laugh at myself once in a while. It’s good training to not take myself too seriously.
Friends introducing friends
B, 15HWW, and EY were there. It was the first time I met B so here’s looking at you kid!
I was like playing the role of mama-san:
“John! So nice to see you again! Do you …read more