Let’s Talk, Dear Friend

Originally posted on Mute Expressions:
Let’s talk my friend, you and I, Let’s meet over a couple o’ beers, Let’s find ourselves again, in the middle of the crowd, and forget, for a moment, who we were Let’s talk of yesterday, let’s talk of tomorrow, Let’s talk of the times of the great sorrow, Let’s…

A Simple Life Lesson from Swimming

Originally posted on ve handojo:
Our parents made me and my four elder siblings learned how to swim when I was seven. Being an athlete himself, father understood that swimming should start as early as possible. While my eldest sister back then was already eighteen, I was lucky enough to be the youngest. Proven; my…

The Little Things In Life

Originally posted on Mute Expressions:
Photo Source:ย http://stephaniekeltner.wordpress.com/2012/08/06/the-little-things/ A smile from a stranger A pat on the back Your song on the radio A late-night ice cream snack A quiet eve on the porch A text from an old friend An unexpected adventure The first poem you penned A smile from your crush A good day…

That one good laugh

Sometimes, all we need is one good laugh. So, I’ll remember it and still laugh at it when I’m crying.ย  I remember in 2009, me and my sister were driving around the small city, where the famous Nasi Padang comes from. We said to our mom that we would be back before noon. We dressed […]


Pernah ada yang menanyakan padaku, “kamu percaya dengan soulmate?” Aku memperhatikan seorang pria yang lebih tua dari ku, berperawakan chinese dan tinggi, yang melontarkan pertanyaan itu kepadaku. Dia bekerja sebagai make up artist di salon yang aku datangi saat itu. Aku gak tahu apa dia sekedar berbasa-basi atau memang hobi menanyakan pertanyaan ke orang yang […]

Dear My Super Mom

Dear Mama, Ini surat pertamaku untukmu, kepada Mamaku yang tercantik. Banyak sekali yang ingin aku tanyakan kepadamu. Tapi aku tidak berani menanyakan langsung kepadamu. Aku tidak berani melihat mata teduh dan senyuman terindahmu, membuatku kehilangan kata-kata. Kamu berkali-kali mengalihkan duniaku, Ma. Ma, kenapa hanya kamu yang punya pelukan terhangat? Menurutku, itu tidak adil. Pada saat […]

Originally posted on Mimo Khair Photography:
souls that soar~ River Seine~ Paris To dance when you are so moved, to sing when you are so driven, to laugh when you are tickled, to scream if passion compels you, is to be truly free…