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The Future of Writers in the Age of Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Everyone is alarmed at the speedy development of technology. With Artificial Intelligence (AI) gaining momentum these days, I become more conversant with this topic. And of course, the conversations about  AI are mostly about how much the potential that AI … Continue reading

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Writers’ Commitment Renewal

Last night I discovered someone’s Instagram handle. Out of curiosity, I clicked it and I was led to a feed full of heavily edited travel photos, urban landscapes and social gatherings. Very typical, indeed. But what caught my attention is … Continue reading

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Slow Writing for Better Results

NOW I’m confident enough to say that my slow typing habit is justified and defended by science. I saw J.K. Rowling showcased an admirable typing speed in the documentary years ago. She punched that keyboard with the enthusiasm I’ve never … Continue reading

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One Sure Way to a Better Writing

RAISE your hand if you hate reading a book that frustrates more than entertains you. Well, I’m no exception. I’ve recently started reading Yuval Noah Hariri’s “Homo Deus”. And in spite of the buzz that this book is extremely cool … Continue reading

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After 9 Years of Blogging Tirelessly…

I am still going strong! The 27th of October has been always a special day on my calendar since forever. Besides the fact that it’s my birthday (cough!), it’s also National Blogger Day in Indonesia. Today also marked my ninth … Continue reading

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My Portfolio [as of September 2019]

Here is a collection of my published works in various media, both print and online. Some are written in Indonesian and some others English. They’re chronologically ordered, from most recent to oldest. Click on the titles of article to read … Continue reading

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YEAR OF AUTHORITY

Dear beautiful souls, I have a friend who is kind but sometimes likes to make a scene. I don’t mind all that because again she is basically kind. One day she blurted out. “I’m no writer. I’m an author,” she … Continue reading

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JK Rowling Shared Her Writing Tips

“Would you like to be an author? Read as much as you can. I’d say read anything. The more you read the better. Because it’ll teach you what you like and what you think makes a good writing. It will … Continue reading

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Elevator Girl

‎Do you know the feelings when someone – of all people you have encountered in a place this huge and tall you frequent – happens to know a book you are reading? Exactly know the book like you do! That … Continue reading

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"Writing is an Art and You Don't Rush Art" – Super Wealthy Authors

‎I hate disturbingly affluent authors. Not that I want to choke them to death or beat them with pebbles or decapitate them like that poor Japanese journalist. I’m not that mean, seriously. It’s more because they have the luxury and … Continue reading

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