Familiar with the picture? I bet you all are. We always worry about what people think or say about us. We always worry that we sort of have to please everybody around us. But the truth is, we don’t have to. Just like what we can see from the picture, no matter what they do,… Continue reading People will always have something to say.
Well, yeah, I guess we have excessively expected from our heroes. In order to be heroes, we subconsciously demand them to transcend their humanness. We want them to always look happy, we want them to always look pretty. We want them to always be successful and their business to always be fruitful. We want them… Continue reading Because heroes are humans, too.
That’s still taken from my latest read, Catatan Juang by Fiersa Besari. The news about Ahok’s file for divorce from his wife has been spread tremendously quickly in only a few hours. I mean, of course, we are talking about Ahok’s divorce here, the former governor who is sentenced two years in jail for blasphemy. Up… Continue reading Why do you think you need to know?
Yang terpenting itu bahagia atas semua keputusan yang sudah kita buat. Ini bahagia versiku. Kenapa harus mengikuti bahagia versimu? (Besari 256) That’s a quote from the last book I read, Catatan Juang by Fiersa Besari. I realized that there are two types of life in the eyes of society: the so-called normal life and the… Continue reading My version of happiness.
I love reading and I have read quite some books in the past. Through the books that I’ve read – from novels to biographies – I have gained insights and learned new things. I have some of my reflections recorded on my handwritten journals but now I think it is a good idea to have… Continue reading A new menu: Through the Readings