Enveloped: Rolls of delicacy


One of my favorite food! I love seafood, I love rice, thus I love sushi 😀 This one contains fried tempura and cucumber in the inside, enveloped in a layer of rice and seaweed, topped with salmon slice and egg fish. Oh yumm..

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Sepulang dari sana..

Sudah satu bulan berlalu sejak saya meninggalkan tanah Borneo. Perjalanan itu adalah pengalaman pertama saya menjejakkan kaki di sana. Satu lagi pulau besar di Indonesia yang saya kunjungi. Saya tidak menyangka akan pergi ke sana tanpa adanya acara terjadwal dari institusi. Maklum, saya ini semacam barang kargo yang biasanya bisa sampe kemana-mana karena dikirim oleh institusi hehe..

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Forces of Nature: A Dusty Valentine


Friday, 14 February 2014. I was among the first to come and witness our lush green campus turn into velvety grey display. Grass and stones are monotone. Heavy ashes covering almost all visible surface. Not many people came to campus that day, all wearing face mask. Clearly, there would be no academic activity performed. I sighed. If it wasn’t because the next day would be student assessment day where I was in charge, I would prefer to stay at home. Shoveling the ashes off my roof before they collapsed from weight bearing.

That morning, the sun was nowhere to be found. Normally, the sun would have already rose high and shined. But instead, the sky was red and yellow. The air was choking. Roofs and streets were all covered in ashes. My eyes hurt and itchy. I looked up and realized that the sky was raining ashes. Continue reading