Home Sara Lau

Author: Sara Lau (Sara Lau)

Post
Have yourself a very Crafty Christmas

Have yourself a very Crafty Christmas

The December holidays are an excellent time to spend time with loved ones after the end of a long and exhausting year, a perfect excuse to get together and collectively stuff your faces. For those who celebrate Christmas however, gift giving can be frustrating and expensive – but for those who are willing to get...

Post
Between History and Fiction: Starring Hitler as Jekyll & Hyde

Between History and Fiction: Starring Hitler as Jekyll & Hyde

Against the backdrop of today’s tense political climate, Starring Hitler as Jekyll and Hyde is a play that could not be staged at a more appropriate time. First staged in 2014 to critical acclaim, the play reframes and challenges our perceptions of history, utilising a popular narrative to tell a new tale of Jekyll, a young...

Post
A Magazine for the Curious: Exploring Youth with STAPLE

A Magazine for the Curious: Exploring Youth with STAPLE

In this age between youth and adulthood, the world can be an intense and overwhelming experience that excites yet confuses. STAPLE Magazine was birthed out of these meandering conversations and nagging questions about the world. Officially launched on 2 September 2016, this socio-cultural magazine aims to be a platform for alternative voices addressing these questions, most of...

Post
The Most Beautiful Love Quotes in Local Literature

The Most Beautiful Love Quotes in Local Literature

Love isn’t just romance, flowers and Valentine’s day. Set your heart aflutter with some of the best quotes from the works of local writers. “When the dream of day and wake of night and the hours of long trips become the same, love finds me a caller waiting for a voice, a traveller between heartbeats. In...

Post
Bookmark the Arts for Recess Week

Bookmark the Arts for Recess Week

2015 was the year of #goals – the hashtag for people to express envy and admiration. Well, 2016 is a brand new year and it’s time for a fresh new hashtag. Why not #upgrade yourself instead and be someone else’s #goals? With the semester now in full swing, we bet some of you are already...

Post
Trick or Treat? NUS Horror Stories

Trick or Treat? NUS Horror Stories

… Of the everyday variety. With October upon us, it seems almost impossible to escape themed parties, paranormal stories popping up on our Facebook newsfeed or getting dragged by our friends to pay money to get scared Halloween Horror Nights 5 at Universal Studios. But who are we kidding? These things feel like child play compared to...