(Extra Post) : MOUNTAIN and MOUNT SEMERU from MY HOME


I am so blessed my hometown, Malang is surrounded by mountains and some of them are still active. As you know, Indonesia has the most numerous volcanoes and many of them locate in Java island. If I am not mistaken, Gunung Kelud, Gunung Bromo, Gunung Kawi, Gunung Semeru, Gunung Anjasmoro, Gunung Welirang, Gunung Arjuno and…

What I Think about Indonesian : Indonesian Naming System (Introduction)


Indonesians’ naming system depend on the following aspects : Ethnicity Family background Religious background Title background (royal heritage) Based on ethnicity, many Indonesians have got unique name which cannot be found in many parts of the world. Even Indonesian Chinese has got Indonesian-sounding surnames. However, most Indonesians do not have family surnames, only some ethnics…

Wild Weekly Photo Challenge : MOUNTAINS


This is for the first time I join the Wild Weekly Photo Challenge. This week’s challenge is mountains and I took these pictures in Dieng mountains/plateau where one of the mountain I adore so much…especially at sunrise moment. Gunung Sindoro/Sindoro Mountain, between Wonosobo and Temanggung, Central Java, Indonesia.  Enjoy it.

(Today’s tought) : Earth Day…


Earth Day has been celebrated everywhere in the world. It is intended to remind us about how important earth as the place where we’re now. The day is commemorated to raise our consciousness related to how we care our environment, at least from our surroundings. In my country, many institutions also celebrated from schools until…

(Saturday’s Short Story) : UJIAN NASIONAL PUTRI


Ujian Nasional Putri Bambang Priantono No SMS No BBM No Facebook No Twitter Pokoknya…semuanya…no! Demikian tekad Putri saat menjelang ujian sekolahnya. Dia sudah mematikan semua jalur komunikasi dan jejaring sosialnya yang selama ini menjadi kebutuhan primer setelah makan, minum, mandi dan sekolah (termasuk gaul juga sih). Putri termasuk anak paling gaul di sekolahnya. Julukan sebagai…

(Blitz Poem) : National Examination


This is the final stage For the next step All Indonesian students must study harder Even they do not sleep overnight All they have studied are only decided by 4 days Depressed Stressed Worried All feelings mixed But then controversies raised Randomized Suspended in many provinces National examination is in question Should it be continued…