I Quit Kepo Buku

I have mentioned before on my last note that I was thinking to leave Kepo Buku, a bookish podcast of four hosts. I actually have nothing to lose if I continue to host. In summation… More

First Half 2019 in Books

Hello, how are you? This year I plan to read 50 books and just finished 21. But I am confident that I will accomplish the challenge. In two previous months, my reading pace was very… More

2019 Reading Plan

Third week of January and (most likely) my mood is on the very top. It feels so weird because I am a person full of negativity and now I am finding myself with lots of… More

2018 Year in Books

Few months before the year ended, I lowered down the number of 2018 goodreads challenge to 75. Even with 25 books cut, I was thinking I wasn’t able to accomplish it. But somehow I finished… More

Reading Haruki

I always feel a burden when someone asking me about Haruki. I think many people I know, recognize that I read Haruki a lot. But why? Why do I read them? What make his works… More

One Hundred

I put number one hundred on my goodreads reading goal this year. For some people I know, it is just a small number. For me, it is huge. Previous years, I sometimes let my days… More

Reading Life 2016

As always, my reading life is such a mess. Yes I completed my Goodreads challenge but most of them are mangas so there is no way I can say I read a lot. Sadly I also can’t say that I am fond of the books I have read. Most of them don’t impress me. I … Continue reading Reading Life 2016

Usagi Tsukino adalah Anak Kelas 2 SMP

sumber: sini Sailormoon menginvasi negeri kita ketika saya SD. Prajurit cantik, baju yang cantik, Mamoru Chiba yang tampan, menyedot perhatian anak-anak di Indonesia, dan saya yakin di dunia. Lirik lagunya (dan lirik lagu kartun pada zaman itu) melegenda sehingga saya yakin penonton Sailormoon, walaupun sudah berpuluh tahun tak ditayangkan, masih ingat dan hapal di luar kepala. Menonton […]

Ibadah Hujan Bulan Juni

Bulan Juni sudah datang, dan para pecinta puisi dan romansa, atau mereka yang ingin membuktikan eksistensi diri, juga saya yang cuma hamba sahaya, akan mulai mencatut nama Sapardi Djoko Damono, kumplit dengan Hujan Bulan Juni-nya. Mengutip si mas penyair, Joko Pinurbo, selama masih dalam lintasan makna, maka puisi bisa diartikan banyak makna. Yang kemudian saya […]

Perkara Belanja Buku Dua Minggu

Seperti yang sudah diketahui bersama, ajang Big Bad Wolf menimbulkan keriaan dan mungkin juga ke-riya’-an (atau mungkin baru sampai taraf ujub). Tadinya saya mau menulis semacam laporan atau tips atau apapun itu namanya, tapi saat… More
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