All posts filed under “Story of My Life

Obviously Oblivious

This morning, as usual, I picked up a friend and whisked us to the office on my dear motorcycle. I wasn’t racing, but I wasn’t a snail either. We got through traffic just fine and arrived at the final U-turn,…

Satisfaction Guaranteed

So I was just thinking about the past few weeks. Dissatisfaction had become the central theme of a lot of major conversations surrounding me. A lot of people are complaining about this and that and whatnot, and mostly it’s because…

The Pursuit of Perfection

Perfection is an elusive goal. In some cases, it is practically impossible to achieve perfection. Take a simple example: finding a perfect boarding house. Now, this is a true story, my story. When I first came to Bali, a new friend…

Trivia

Just a quick trivia question. If you realized that being turned down actually makes you feel glad, because then you feel safer, what does that tell you?

Wishlist Revisited

I’ve already posted about this topic twice (here and here). Now I want to look back on the years gone by and see how much closer I am getting to making this wishlist real. 1. Get a house of my…

The Personality of The Interwebs

A good portion of the computer-literate world is now accustomed to publishing personal articles on the interwebs. Heck, even my mom now has a facebook account. But not everybody is prepared to consume all the information the web can provide…

Wishlist Upgraded

Here’s my new wishlist, an upgrade of my previous wishlist: Get a house of my own in my hometown Yogyakarta, Indonesia, preferably in the northeast part of the city, in the suburbs. Go on a backpacking trip to Europe, preferably…

Wishlist

Tadi aku ngobrol sama temen waktu keluar makan es buah… Aku: “Number one on my wishlist: MacBook. Eh… tapi cari yang lain aja deh, yang lebih bermakna getu…” Temenku: “Ehm… MacBook Pro?”   Okay, I wanted to write down my…