Happy December!

Hey! I know it is the end of the year. I know you are busy. With life. Work. Family. Friends. Busy achieving goals. Preparing for big event, especially those of you who celebrate Christmas. I am busy too! Busy thinking about my resolution I have left behind. Apparently my resolution and I had long took…

Small Things That Can Change Your Life : Make the Bed

Take those two minutes from your free morning routines and make your bed. “And if by chance you have a miserable day, you will come home to a bed that is made.” William McRaven, a retired US navy admiral advised graduates at the University of Texas speech in 2014 saying, ‘If you wanna change the…

US Holocaust Museum Mengatakan Ada Bukti Genosida Terhadap Rohingya

Sebuah laporan yang dirilis oleh Museum Holocaust Amerike Serikat dan lembaga kemanusian Fortify Rights menemukan ‘bukti yang mendukung’ bahwa ada genosida terhadap muslim Rohingya. Laporan yang dipublikasikan Rabu 15 November di laman Fortify Rights tersebut berdasarkan wawancara yang dilakukan terhadap lebih dari 200 muslim Rohingya serta pekerja kemanusiaan menyebutkan bahwa pasukan keamanan Myanmar melakukan kampanye…

Songket Aceh

Songket is a traditional form of handwoven textiles that traces its origins to India and Arab merchants since the 18 century. Woven with colourful silk or cotton metallic threads, ‘menyongket’ which mean embroider is a work of lengthy process that require skill and finesse which create eye catching shimmering effects. It takes about a month…

Antara Kopi dan Lari

Seorang teman pernah berkata bahwa ia tidak menyukai kopi karena kopi itu pahit. Seorang teman lagi mengatakan bahwa ia tidak kuat untuk melakukan olahraga lari. Dua hal yang terdengar dan terlihat berbeda, namun menurut saya, berlari itu seperti meneguk kopi hitam tanpa gula. Di tiga kilometer pertama, rasanya seperti menanjaki gunung dan selalu ada dorongan…

Original Vs Vsco

I thought I would share this picture I shared on Instagram story yesterday since some people asked how I edited it. It is very simple actually since I do not use any other editing tools. I converted it to Vsco. As you all know Vsco has plenty of presets and some come free. And A6…

On Running (Pt.One)

I started to run back in 2013. Maybe I will not call it running at that time. I was just walking, I only ran like five-ten minutes and then I felt my breath was running short, my chest hurt, my tummy was not comfortable enough, so I just walked. And I did not do it…

Start Small, Start Easy.

Start Now! In my entire life of being an aspiring writer, what define me is my action. I told people I have passion in writing, I love writing. Yet the most crucial thing is I do not really write. Maybe I just love the idea of being a writer, or called a writer. A writer…

7 Ways You’re Talking Yourself Out of Doing Anything Worthwhile

Ok ok… I have to share this post, one way or another. I copy pasted it straight out of Medium. 1. You’re Measuring Your Progress using Your Ego When you measure your progress using your ego, you’re setting yourself up for failure because you’re going up against a level of quality you’re not capable of…

A Really Short Story About Australia

My husband just got back from Australia for a leadership course. On our way to the City, I am not sure I should call it a city or a town, as it does not really resemble a city nor it is suitable to be called a town. Anyway, out of nowhere he said, a while…

On Self-Improvement

In order to succeed or achieving any goals, first thing first we have to improve ourselves. “Work hard at your job and you can make a living. Work hard on yourself and you can make a fortune.” — Jim Rohn I am moved by this interesting article ‘the success bloggers are selling you bullshit’. Moved…

Whatever!

I guess the song ‘wake me up when September ends’ does not really work here. It is September, still yet almost two weeks away from ending and I already am woken up from my deep long dream from being away from my blog. My last post was four months ago. That is a record! usually…