Posts by Denise Lee
PAPER CUT

PAPER CUT

I don’t quite know where to begin. It’s strange to have felt this way again – angry, disappointed and hopeless. All the emotions that lay dormant for the last two years are slowly rippling on the surface...
TOKYO JOURNAL: CAPTAIN’S DONUT @ SHIMOKITA-ZAWA

TOKYO JOURNAL: CAPTAIN’S DONUT @ SHIMOKITA-ZAWA

Captain’s Donut is just a two-minute walk from Shimokita-zawa Station. You won’t miss the cute, quirky exterior. Besides, the smell will lead you to it...
TOKYO JOURNAL: NEZU SHRINE

TOKYO JOURNAL: NEZU SHRINE

Visits to Japan are incomplete without paying homage to one of their many temples/shrines. You would definitely have Meiji Jingu or even Sensoji in Asakusa under your radar but have you heard of Nezu Shrine? I first encountered Nezu Jinja – as it’s better known in Japanese – on YouTube and I knew I had...
ORDINARY LIFE

ORDINARY LIFE

I don’t quite know what direction this piece is taking but I’ll take my chances. My thoughts are muddled but the urge is real...
FOOD CAN BE POISON

FOOD CAN BE POISON

After spending 2018 being relatively healthy – period cramps being the only exception – I have somehow managed to fall sick twice in two months because maybe my body has just had enough with the stress or whatever it decided to be done with...
TWENTY SIX

TWENTY SIX

When I turned 25, I joked about going through a quarter-life crisis because when else will you go through it? Assuming that I’ll live till I’m a hundred, of course, but I really hope to not live that long...
IN RETROSPECT

IN RETROSPECT

This year has been a roller coaster, to say the least. And I know that I say this every year but 2018 really flew by in a flash. I wasn’t planning to write anything to wrap up the year simply because I’ve been missing in action for a long time and I really wanted to...
HONG KONG: AN OBSERVATION

HONG KONG: AN OBSERVATION

Hong Kong is an old-meets-new city. I wouldn’t necessarily say it’s pretty but it has its own special charm. The streets are very crowded; the subway is a constant feeling of being sardine canned...

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Denise Lee @ themissnise
Based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Peranakan-Chinese. Writer and content creator. Avid Foodie. Fashionista. Beauty Junkie. Shopaholic. Easily excited.

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