Goodbye, Things: On Minimalism

Goodbye, Things: On Minimalism

Since Tidying Up with Marie Kondo is shown in Netlix, I’ve been seeing many Instagram stories of people who’ve been following Marie Kondo’s advice. I personally have been trying to follow the minimalist lifestyle since 2017, I even wrote minimalism as one of my 2018’s theme to live. I was first introduced to the concept […]

To Travel is to Live

To Travel is to Live

In the end, we really are just a tiny speck in a vast universe and travel helps us to see that more clearly, so to live is to travel and to travel is to live.

An Ode to Yogyakarta

An Ode to Yogyakarta

Jogja taught me, taught us, that happiness is really simple and don’t require that much money either. So here’s my ode to Yogyakarta, the city I love and will continue to love, the city that has taught me how to survive and how to be grateful. Thank you for always allowing us who’ve resided there to come back and call it home.

Should I Kill Myself or Have a Cup of Coffee?

Should I Kill Myself or Have a Cup of Coffee?

Exactly a year ago today, I turned 25 and I celebrated my birthday by sitting alone on a patio of The Book Cafe in Singapore – utterly depressed, exhausted, and drenched with sweat from the humid Singapore air and my anxiety. I sat there for hours to write the very first blog post where I acknowledged my […]

India: 7 Hari Untuk Selamanya

India: 7 Hari Untuk Selamanya

Setelah lama absen jalan-jalan dengan Mamak akhirnya saya berkesempatan lagi untuk ikutan open trip kesukaan beliau. Kali ini tujuannya adalah negara yang sama sekali tidak pernah menjadi traveling bucket list saya: India. Ada banyak alasan kenapa saya tidak berminat mengunjungi India; mulai dari berbagai tulisan tentang pengalaman yang ‘aneh aneh’ di India sampai dengan alasan keselamatan sekaligus cerita cerita dari […]