(Weekly Photo Challenge) : Santa Maria de Fatima Church, Glodok, Jakarta


Santa Maria de Fatima catholic church locates inside Jakarta’s famous Chinatown, Glodok or Petak Sembilan and not too far from The famous Toasebio temple. Formerly, it was a Chinese kapitan (chieftain) house, but since 1954 it’s already been repurposed to be a catholic church after its buying and the land around it was bought into monastery and…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : How my morning is


It’s been almost a month in my hiatus moment. No post, no stories, no photos. Well, for this moment, this is my morning starts. Typical Indonesians start their morning by having ‘heavy’ breakfast. Though we’ve already eaten much bread or potatoes, but no rice means no eat. This is my breakfast I created myself and…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : Opposite- Berlawanan


Once upon a time, there were two ducks. One had white feathers, while another had brown ones. Opposite, right? They were from a remote village and wanted to visit their relatives in Jakarta. What happened then? They were lost! They were lost in the middle of Jakarta. It’s highly contrast to their community. They knew…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : The Mini Kujang


This is about curve. Kujang (read : koo-junk) is a curved traditional dagger from Sundanese people who concentrated in West Java. It is derived from agricultural civilization as Sundanese is farming society. Kujang has got magical power and it is originally derived from the word kudihyang (Kudi and Hyang (The Almighty) or ujang which means human. It…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : Purity Letters


It’s been almost one year again when the school year is almost over. I’ve passed through many periods during the year. Teaching needs preparations, process, patience and passions. Especially I teach Elementary School and 3rd graders (only 3 classes for 4 graders). The students are so diverse, from seriously willing learners, mood swingers, little bit…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : Spare


Spare room for a while Spare large room for breathing Spare space for smile Spare time for self-exploration Even though you’re tired Exhausted and hectic-minded Then, join with the others Spare time for yourself Spare time for myself Spare more space for just smile *Self-portrait taken by my colleague when she tried her camera before…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : Funny Jubilant


In the end of March, I took this photo in Bandung Menari event on Jalan Dago, Bandung, West Java (surely in Indonesia). This photo was so funny as the dancers were cross-dressers. Men underneath women’s traditional dancers’ attires. They moved very attractive even more than women, then. Yeach, just for fun and this was the…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : Face/Wajah/Candra


Let me share again about face.. At least I show my own face and in ordinary selfie.. Unartistic and artistically tasteless photographs Hehehehe.. Whatever, I love my face…as people cannot guess where I am from. Some say I looked like Indian, some others said I am Moluccans, but surely not European though I think not…

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : Abstract Swirl


Recently I am so lazy for blogging, I don’t know why. Maybe I need new energy for fulfilling my drained ideas. This is for weekly photo challenge…special and swirly

(Weekly Photo Challenge) : It’s an unartistic dinnertime!


The messy dinnertime Without photographic sense of art No angle stressing Only a lil’ editing for lights. This photo is my dinner last night. I made cashew nut and mushroom curry  with the simple recipes. I just simply modified as I had Madras curry powder in the kitchen. Just add some sliced carrot, a palm…