Fate took an unexpected turnMany times I broke downNot knowing when the worst would end Illness made me felt so aloneDrained by the many ‘why me’ questionsExhausted by the turmoil in my mindIn finding the meaning of acceptance I found solace in silenceShunning away family and friendsBefriending paper and canvasConversing by written words and splashes […]
the rain comes, washing away the tears, the pain of yesteryears. bringing rainbows, of new hopes, paths to more dreams. (1030am, it is raining outside and idea strikes) Sometimes I wonder, if writing is really for me? I am not afraid of critics, I just have doubt of where this route would lead to. I […]
Have not updated this blog for nearly ten months. No particular reason actually….but, I did write and took lots of photo as always. Perhaps 2020 is the time for them to sneak out of my dropbox bit by bit. I shall share more as I have found the missing part of myself called confidence. I […]
My book is now available in google play . https://play.google.com/store/books/details?id=StNmDwAAQBAJ How I survived stroke and heart surgery. The changing of role from being a doctor to become a patient. The struggles during recovery. The true emotion of a patient and the family. Coping and post-traumatic growth.
To learn is a life long commitment. You’ll never know/learn enough. The dark path that you thought had brought you down can lead you to the most beautiful things in your life. It is fascinating to see how dreams transform into reality and how much you can achieve in the most difficult times when you […]
It seemed normal to reassure someone to be “strong” and “patient” in the face of adversity. Unfortunately, at times, those words caused even more pain. -Idayu Maarof; The Doctor is Sick (2016) Available The Doctor is Sick @ MPH Online Store
“…. it was time to move on, a time to appreciate all that life had given you and to strive towards health in the hopes that, one day, you too would be able to give back in whatever way you can. You are given but one life. During your lifetime, there will be many chances […]