Tentang Bahasa

In the first episode of "Clearing Out Old Drafts" aka "Too Lazy to Write New Content", here's a post I drafted on the 6th of January, 2014. ~ Buka blogger. Ngecek traffic sources. Salah satunya dari shortminded. Buka shortminded. Inget yang lalu-lalu. Lalala... Eheung. Nggak, kok, nggak lagi galau(-galau amat), cuman lagi nostalgia aja. Dulu ngeblog… Continue reading Tentang Bahasa


The Netherlands: the actual ending.

In the morning of the 31st of December 2015, I took a one-way flight from Amsterdam to Jakarta. I checked in 50 kilograms worth of suitcases. I remembered the 30 kilograms I brought five years ago, which are in no way a part of the 50. I thought of the physical things in the 30 I've thrown away,… Continue reading The Netherlands: the actual ending.

I’m a flower girl and no one knows that

Rejoice, ladies and gentlemen – as winter is nearing its end. Born in a country with tropical climate, I am too glad to welcome spring back. Don't get me wrong – winter is awesome, and I love layering like I live in igloos. However, after countless of frostbites and wet toes, one just cannot not… Continue reading I’m a flower girl and no one knows that


Writing vs Finishing

A friend of mine – who is probably the only reader of this blog – said to me that I should write more. The thing is, I do write. A lot, and on various platforms. The problem I have is that it’s not a matter of ‘writing’, but of ‘finishing’. I currently have seven posts in… Continue reading Writing vs Finishing


The Netherlands: somehow close to the ending.

I have to admit something. I am not good at writing series. This post was supposed to be the anchor post for me to blog about all the phases I went through while living in the Netherlands, but they never got written. Well, unless you’d like to count all the blog posts I did inbetween. Now… Continue reading The Netherlands: somehow close to the ending.