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Literature

THE CLOAK OF FATE

Indonesian Version THE CLOAK OF FATE Why did the smoke never go back to cigarettes? Why are the molecules far apart from each other? Why do ink droplets never come back? Because the universe is inclined to evolve increasingly chaotic, … Continue reading

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THE FALL OF ICARUS, WHEN A MAN TRIES TO REACH THE SUN

We will always get warm and light, we always try to get there. But is it possible to reach that sky, with salvation, blood, prayer, and iron though? Probably not, but life means not because it reaches. Life means by searching. We remember Icarus’s wings trying to reach the sun. He will not (will) arrive. Continue reading

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MONOLOGUE OF THE MOON

MONOLOGUE OF THE MOON. Probably, I do not expect to be worthy of forgiveness. Maybe I just want to say to myself, someone can show that gratitude and patience can come in a quiet listening. Sweet little song to life. That there arise after nothing. So truly life is actually floating above nothing. Continue reading

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PLEASE, DO NOT LET ME LOVE HER

Lord, if You give me permission. Let me not feel in love. I see the great lovers of every age are those who languish their hearts and souls, but love is one of the most beautiful creations of God, who run the world and no power of any creature can resist it. Continue reading

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POOR OLD MAN BALLADS

A man like anything will always be ground on the ground, he will not be able to avoid the attraction of the earth. I have felt the loss of something precious because of my own inadequacy. It is impossible to live unharmed life. Or refuse to get hurt. The wounds we collect signify our mistakes and successes. But humans can still choose, not to be jealous, or not to envy. That is human value. Continue reading

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MESSAGE FROM THE MIRROR

MESSAGE FROM THE MIRROR. That’s one of the illusionary sources of misunderstandings about why the right and left are visible opposite in front of the mirror. Illusion? Means the opposite of the right-left is equal to the top down? Continue reading

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SPEECH OF THE BIRDS

The story of the birds led Hoopoe looking for Simorgh (King of birds). The flight of birds continued as well. For the sake of appearing in the way, but the goal is invisible. Feel the pain of suffering, but the healer does not exist. At that time the wind blows “riches,” and humble the heavens into the earth. Continue reading

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BEFORE THE PRINCE

A STORY BEFORE THE PRINCE. A fictional story, which tells Machiavelli met Giuliano de Medici. Inspired himself to write The Prince. The starting point of a book of legends, the rest is history. Continue reading

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THE HISTORY OF INDONESIAN POETRY

Poetry just relies on words, without tools, this is where the difficulty a writer or carrier poetry to convey the deepest feelings to the audience. Continue reading

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A MAN OF FUTURE

Life like an incarnation in its struggle with uncomprehending, prosaic ordinaries, the eternal conflict between the ideal and the real. Continue reading

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