Hi There,Traditional Dress Sunday is Great!


“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots” -Marcus Garvey   Hi there, it’s been a long time since my last post. I felt stuck for writing anything but merely statuses on facebook or posting something on Instagram recently. Then, word by word I am…

Millenial Marzukiana : Nostalgia Rasa Millenial


Mendengar nama Ismail Marzuki, saya langsung teringat dengan lagu-lagu ciptaannya yang tetap abadi dan dilantunkan dalam momen-momen patriotik. Sebut saja ‘Tanah Pusaka’ yang menggetarkan kalbu, dimana saat mendengarkan atau menyanyikannya membuat bulu kuduk merinding dan airmata serasa hendak mengalir. ‘Halo-Halo Bandung’ yang sangat patriotik dan menggugah semangat cinta tanah air, serta banyak lagu-lagu yang digubah…

Dear New Me…It’s Me


Dear New Me, This is for the many times I see myself in the mirror. Sometimes I ask myself , “Is that me?”, “How can I look like this now?”. I don’t believe even in myself about what I have done so far. Happy? I am terribly happy whatever happened in my life recently. Sad? Little…

Ciamiknya Berlatih Videography dengan Smartphone


Belajar dan terus belajar Salah satunya adalah belajar sesuatu yang baru dan terkadang di luar bayangan kita sendiri. Videography merupakan hal yang masih asing bagi saya, karena tak terlintas sedikitpun kalau sebenarnya videography itu mudah. Di mata saya, membuat video yang ciamik itu memerlukan program atau piranti yang bagus serta keahlian yang prima sehingga saya…

Selamat Tahun Baru Imlek – Happy Lunar New Year


For all fellows, I’d like to wish you prosper in this year of rooster. Happy New Year! I spent my holiday in Chinese nuance, but I am too exhausted now and maybe I will tell the story later on. Happy Lunar New year Selamat Tahun Baru Imlek 恭喜發財 (Gong xi fa cai/Kung hei fat choi)…

(Post of Friday) : Fun With Ondel-Ondel


These photos were actually taken last year, when my sister along with her husband and their children were visiting Jakarta. We had fun everywhere especially in the Old Town. Let the photos talk about it…funny. Location : Jakarta Old Town Date : December 2016

(Street Photos of The Day) : Mobile Instant Beverage Sellers


“Sometimes a little thing you do gives happiness to someone. So never stop doing little things”- Anuragh Prakash Ray You just need numerous sacheted instant beverages like coffee (in many trademarks and traits), tea (with artificial sweeteners), instant powdered juice or condensed milk. Then, you also just need two or three thermos for keeping your…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : Jan Pieterszoon Coen


This is the place where Jan Pieterszoon Coen (JP Coen), the first colonial government in Batavia (Jakarta) was buried. It was actually a church during VOC (Vereenigde Oost Indische Compagnie), and some tombstones are still there though it’s already been converted into Museum Wayang (Puppetry museum). He was died during Mataram’s attack to Batavia and until…

Renewal : Open A New Year, Renew A Drama


One year is coming to its end The old calendar has to be renewed The broken down time has been passed Let’s start open a newly calendared One year is full of drama Between you, him, her, them and I Scampered from one stage to another stage Miseries, loves, joys, numb all into one One…

(Holiday Writing) : Under the Shadowy Timeline


How do you feel when you open your social media in the morning? What do you see in your timeline at the first sight of your day? Then, which postings made you attracted? How do you feel after this? Happy? Laugh? Numb? Confused? or even Mad? Maybe some of you have even already been fed…

(Hello There) : Meet Malaysian Javanese


It’s been more than a month for my hiatus from blogging. I’ve lost my focus on blogging and confused what to do. Thanks God finally I’ve got idea for writing again and for now on I’ll write regularly again. Meeting Javanese in Malaysia? Yes, I did! I went to Malaysia between 2-5 December 2016 for…