(Weekly Photo Challenge) : The Doors/ Pintu


Which one is your door? Door can be shut or opened Door is your protector Door is also others’ access to you Door is also the way to divine And to eternity Door can tell you many things About past, present and future In life, we’ll always pass various doors N A Chinese Temple entrance,…

(Goody Foody Indonesia) : LAKSA BOGOR PICTURE


Laksa is popular spicy noodle soup from Peranakan community which scattered from Malaysia, Singapore till Indonesia. It is combination between Chinese and Malay influences. In Indonesia itself, laksa can be found in Jakarta, Tangerang and Bogor as well as some other areas like Lakso of Palembang, Laksan, or Laksa Banjar (from South Kalimantan). For this…

Weekly Photo Challenge : Orange ( Jingga or Jeruk?)


In Bahasa Indonesia, word ‘Orange‘ has got two terms : 1. A colour, combination between red and yellow and it’s called Jingga or kuning tua. 2. A full of vitamin C fruit, and it’s famous as jeruk (but in Malaysian, jeruk means pickles or acar, while for orange fruit it’s called oren). We call grapefruit…

Weekly Photo Challenge : Converge in The Temple


It was taken during my vacation to Plaosan Temple complex, Central Java in 2012. I missed the moment when I visited the complex for the first time 4 years ago. What? 4 years? and my last visitation was 2 years ago…I’ve been getting older and older, but I wish I could visit it again. I…

Weekly Photo Challenge : Refraction / Pembiasan


When I see the refracted lights I see another world over thereThe magically refracted illusion Over my eyes Over my mind Flow over my heart Colourful and mysterious I am finding out my refracted one Though I know it’s inside me Tangerang, 18 October 2014 For this week’s challenge The refracted reflection/ Bayangan yang terbiaskan…

Weekly Photo Challenge : Endurant for Thousand Years


Endurance Unleakable for the time Unbelievable in existance Thousand years still here Though they were buried for a while They have been uncovered Restored all its components For telling stories About sweetness and bitterness of life For us From our ancestors I love visiting old sites during my live. When I was still in Semarang,…

Weekly Photo Challenge : Humanity/ Sisi Manusiawi


Human needs to be survived. Everyday, human has to do many things in order to keep alive. Any activities for fulfilling their needs are done, including selling branch woods, or selling any things. For me that’s so human and everybody needs to do that. For this week’s challenge, I show this humanity side. Getting branch…

(Aku dan Indonesia) : Ika Bangsa, Bhinneka Bahasa


Tiga hari lalu saat saya sedang berada dalam bis jurusan Purwokerto-Tasikmalaya, ketika masih berangkat dari Purwokerto hingga Karangpucung, Cilacap saya masih mendengar bahasa Jawa Banyumasan ramai dipertuturkan dalam bis. Sebentuk dialek Jawa yang khas ini menjadi asosiasi khas bagi warga asal Karesidenan Banyumas itu. Namun kemudian ketika memasuki Karangpucung arah Cimanggu, sedikit demi sedikit mulai…

Weekly Photo Challenge : Between/ Di antara….(posting after hiatus)


It’s been more than one week since I blogged for the last time. Recently it’s school holiday and I spent my time a lot outside. I stayed in my cousin’s house in Jakarta and I’d just returned home yesterday. I don’t how many challenges I’ve missed during my hiatus time. My facebook is always on,…