"A semicolon is used when an author could've chosen to end their sentence, but chose not to. The author is you and the sentence is your life." In less than 48 hours, I'll say goodbye to one of the hardest years I've been through in the 25 years of living my life. These past 12 … Continue reading Cont;nue – One Year with a Black Dog
Yes, I’ve failed but I’ve tried and I live with no regrets. I’ve always move forward and this time it’ll be no different.
Cerita pulang kampung tahun ini merupakan cerita yang spesial, karena pada akhirnya, saya pulang kampung ke tempat yang menegaskan garis kesukuan saya. Sebuah identitas yang sangat penting bagi warga negara Indonesia yang terdiri dari berbagai macam suku yang tersebar dari Sabang sampai dengan Merauke
I'd like to think of my late Grandmother, Oma, as a strong adhesive to my family's celebrated togetherness. She was the sun, and all of us, my mother, her siblings, their children, my grandfather are the sunflower in an open field, bathed in the glorious light of her kindness and maternal loving. She was undeniably … Continue reading The Strong Adhesive of Togetherness
It's been 4 days since my Mother is back in Jakarta and tomorrow she will leave to Balikpapan. My Mother has recently moved out back to Balikpapan after she retired two months ago. However, instead of moving back to our hometown, Balikpapan, to enjoy her retirement days, she moved out because she has to work, … Continue reading A Lesson About Sacrifice.