Notes from Ubud Writers & Readers Festival 2016: Day One – The Avonturir.

check out the notes I wrote on my collaborative blog with Rifda Amalia, The Avonturir, on the first day of the festival where I finally met Eka Kurniawan in real life and find out who his muses are and the many hidden treasures of Indonesian literature coming from Indonesia's emerging writers

Snapshots of Bandung.

I frequently visit Bandung, not only because it only takes me two to three hours drive from Jakarta but also I've become really smitten by Bandung's atmosphere. Bandung has a lot of restaurants, coffee shop, and hang out places with a very "Bandung-like"atmosphere that can't be find in Jakarta due to Jakarta's polluted weather. In [...]