As I Was Passing ii
Adibah Amin, the celebrated chronicler of everyday Malaysiana, returns with more anecdotal essays that celebrate the Malaysian way of life. In AS I WAS PASSING II, she is still doing what she does best: observing human nature with an assurance of touch and insight, laced with her signature wry humour and humanity.
Adibah is especially adept at observing and capturing the foibles and excesses of the human condition as well as the mundane stuff of everyday life, yet finding joy and humour in them. Her wit and lightness of touch, coupled with her concise, disciplined style, renders her anecdotes profound, with layers of complex thoughts in a few phrases. The wondrous real-life stories that she spins will engage and grip you with the clarity of her honesty and introspection.