Last year in October I traveled to Java, an Island in Indonesia. I traveled from the Jakarta airport to a city called Bandung. I stayed there for 10 days. I was confronted, to say the least. Bandung was a place not really that far from my home but couldn’t be more different. It is full … Continue reading Heart and Mind #taketoheart
The inspiration for this piece is from ‘She Had The World’ by Panic! At The Disco. especially these lyrics: “When I look in her eyes well I, just see the sky.” She lived in a tree. That was something peculiar. Her home was like a nook. Woven rug on the floor, faded colours. I have … Continue reading Take.
We are nomads. We go where others dare not to go. We see things city dwellers would pay to see. We go out to where the elements are the harshest. And we survive together. I was taught from a young age from my Madji (my mother’s mother) that we can go to the Dust and … Continue reading Amari of the Nomads – Prologue
A smattering of blue sky against the clouds. Crisp autumn breeze and the click-clack of shoes against the cobblestone. They are not joyous things in my mind. They are quiet, withdrawn. There was once a personality that walked these halls, far more ecstatic than all the children in the square. But she’s gone now. And … Continue reading Ever – a short, short, very short story.