Tag: To Remember

Dear New York City

Dear New York City,  Thanks for the very nice weather.  Thanks for the lovely Central Park.  Thanks for being so gentle and subtle.  Thanks for being a great movie set, just like what all Americans say.  Thanks for really being a city of light, a real picture of what Alicia Keys and Jay Z write … Continue reading Dear New York City

Apa Cerita Kamu?

Waktu masih kerja di koran, penugasan pertama saya adalah untuk halaman anak muda yang terbit setiap hari Minggu. Nama halamannya "Move". Untuk terbitan mingguan ini, Move dapat jatah 1 halaman penuh. Artikel utama Move adalah rubrik "Ikon". Isinya, tulisan feature hasil wawancara dengan tokoh anak muda berprestasi. Lalu ada opini pembaca tentang topik yang diangkat … Continue reading Apa Cerita Kamu?

November 17

Eventually, everyone has its own way to survive, to climb the ladder to what they call "success", and own their weapons to beat the crap out of their life. I do get surprised and anxious recently seeing a person I feel like knowing so well, eventually take a path they unlikely took based on a … Continue reading November 17

Birthday Again!

17 October 2019, close to midnight. I had a close-to-perfect-birthday last year. Birthday cake, song, claps from over 20 persons in one nice big office when boss was not around, hugs from the loved one and loved ones, wrapped up in a quite success surprise after a long working day. And of course, the candle … Continue reading Birthday Again!

Surat dan Tulisan Tangan

Waktu saya masih kecil, sekecil kelas 5 SD, kakak-kakak saya sudah bekerja di luar kota. Sementara, saya tinggal di rumah dengan Bapak dan Ibu. Sarana komunikasi antara kami sekeluarga yang murah, adalah surat. Kenapa ndak telepon? Karena telepon mahal sekali. SLJJ (sambungan langsung jarak jauh) untuk antar kota saja udah mahal, apalagi SLI (sambungan langsung … Continue reading Surat dan Tulisan Tangan