AMLIFT is ONE!

#180309# Exactly one year ago today, on 9th March 2017, Taenggu’s 29th birthday, I officially launched this dedicated blog for her as a birthday present. And it has become my new-found passion to write my stories with her ever since! All the ups and downs, all the moments with her, whether happy or sad, past […]

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#32 Monthsary: Always My / Your Number One

“You are always my number one. And my only one.” Celeste Koh #170929# My 32nd monthsary drawing was a replication of my favourite photo of Taenggu in the month of September 2017. It was taken from one of the photos on her instagram carousel post (the second one) after her performance at Asia Song Festival […]

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#31 Monthsary: Betty Boop Taeng

“You will find as you look back upon your life, that the moments when you really lived were the moments when you have done things in the spirit of love.” #170829# The idea of this monthsary drawing was inspired by a vision I had of Taenggu earlier that same month. I’ve shared the story here […]

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#30 Monthsary: Pink Dot Girl

“In the end, love always wins.” #170729# Our 30th monthsary drawing was done in remembrance of the Pink Dot event that I had attended for the first time on 1st July 2017 earlier that same month. It is an annual event for the LGBTQIA community in Singapore and I thought it would be especially meaningful […]

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Monthsary Special: The Thirty-Seventh

#180228# It seemed like we just celebrated our 3rd anniversary together not long ago and now it was already our 37th monthsary. How time flies! Looking back at our monthsary in February last year (read: MONTHSARY SPECIAL: THE TWENTY-FIFTH), it was a reminder that Taenggu’s Fine was released exactly a year ago on this day! […]

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#29 Monthsary: The Double Plaits Dream Girl

“Thinking you in the day, dreaming of you at night.” Celeste Koh #170629# For most of our monthsaries in the year of 2017, how I decided what to draw for Taenggu was by recalling the most unforgettable photo of her or specific incident that happened to us during that month. For the previous 28th monthsary, […]

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Video: First Ever Physical Couple Moment With Taenggu Captured On Big Screen

#180113# One of the proudest moments that happened to me during K-Wave 2 concert in Kuala Lumpur on 13th January last month – right after Taenggu said “ku cinta padamu” (“I love you” in malay), a tiny part of me appeared on the big screen waving my awesome pink star lightstick! (Watch the video above!) […]

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What If Taenggu Watched The Fireworks With Me That Night

“What was important wasn’t the fireworks, it was that we were together this evening, together in this place, looking up into the sky at the same time.” Banana Yoshimoto #180216# Just a few minutes before the world counted down to Lunar New Year on 16th February, I was still in the shower at our house […]

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Valentine’s Day Special: The Fourth

#180214# It was probably the busiest time of the year. Lunar New Year, Valentine’s Day, Sooyoung’s birthday and Ginger’s birthday all took place in the month of February. It was a miracle that I managed to find time to complete an artwork for each of these occasions in time before the “deadline”. Valentine’s Day was […]

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VDay 2018: Love Spell From Harry Potter

“You are protected, in short, by your ability to love!” Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince / “Differences of habit and language are nothing at all if our aims are identical and our hearts are open.” Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire / “Do not pity the dead, Harry. Pity […]

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