An Open Letter to The One Who Understands: I’ve Found Another You

Unlike you who wished to meet your copy, I prayed to God to meet someone like you. After what happened, after what you did, after all the things I have realized about us, I wanted to make things right. I wanted to be close to someone who understands, the one who listens, who tries so …

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Soulmate

You don't have to look anywhere to find your soulmate, because you're looking at one. You may have more than a soulmate, therefore it doesn't have certain status. Soulmate is soulmate, a mate for your soul. It's different from a best friend, boyfriend/girlfriend, even family. Anyone can be a soulmate, but a soulmate can't be …

Dear Self

Dear Acha, Happy graduation. I heard that you felt gloomy because of memories about people from your past, and how you felt so small compared to them. Well, we can't completely erase what happened, nor change it. They've got their own path, you've got yours. It's okay if we can't change the past. It happened, …

Minggu Pagi

Pertemuan gak sengaja di minggu pagi dua dua April waktu setempat. Sempat terucap cerita tentang rollfilm yang udah lama mengendap dalam film chamber. Cerita lain tentang pertama kali mengeluarkan kamera tersebut dari lemari papa, tapi gak dilanjutkan. Saat itu 2013, orang-orang masih sibuk dengan kamera digital dan polaroid. Cuci scan waktu itu hanya satu di …

A Letter: I’m Sorry I Don’t Know How to Say It in Person. You Also Know That I’ve Got Difficulty to Express My Deepest Feeling. So, Here It Is.

I guess the reasons why I don't want to lose you and always be able to find you are because you're capable to calm me down, to rationalize the non-sense in my head, to make me focus on our conversation only, diving into the depths, to keep me still, chill, yet thrill, to train me …

A Poem

To celebrate the World Poetry Day on March 21st, my best-not-so-like-to-celebrate-anything-friend offered to make me a poem. She asked the theme, then I gave her some words to use to make her less complicated in making the poem. One day later, she gave me the link to her poem. So, here it is Tikam Menikam

Dear Acha, stop trying to make sense of everything. There are things that just don't make sense and they are okay. They exist not to be understood. You have to accept them as they are. As you said, acceptance is the key. So this time, please try to live with the no make sense. As …