A Jar of Minds

Collecting thoughts in a container

Navigating Life

September 11, 2017 • English, Self Reflection, Uncategorized, Work Life

I know I have passed one quarter of a decade in this world already. I know I have grown up and matured living as an adult in an adult life. Still, often than not, I find it difficult to live the adult life like everyone else does. I feel like I don’t belong there. A […]

Can you see the sky?

July 31, 2016 • English, Self Reflection, Work Life

When talking about dreams, one popular quote I often hear in Indonesia is to hang your dreams as high as stars in the sky. “Gantungkanlah cita-citamu setinggi bintang di langit.” Followed by a question, “What is your dream?” Most often this topic is addressed to students, especially during freshmen years.  Then as we graduate and […]

Memulai

May 21, 2013 • Bahasa Indonesia, My Life

Waktu si Cécép masih bayi, sang bunda sering menaruhnya di atas lantai. Lucunya dia merangkak mengikuti ke mana sang bunda pergi. Sambil tertawa riang Cécép menapakkan kedua tangannya serta lutut kakinya dengan gaya merangkak khas bayi yang menggemaskan. Bulan-bulan berlalu. Si Cécép sudah lincah merangkak kian kemari. Namun aneh, sang bunda nampak tak puas, diangkatnya […]