Monthly Archives: January 2013

A Writer is an Intellectual Nudist, So To Speak

I once read a quote by Paulo Coelho: “Writing is the acceptable form of public nudism”. I can’t remember exactly but that’s the core message more or less. Wait a  minute , how dare he say such a thing? Is … Continue reading

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How Blogging Landed Me a Job (2)

In case you miss the first part, here’s it is. For several months, this Internet marketer taught me for free how to market content via blogs, building links, etc. It may be too basic and un-sophisticated but for a newbie … Continue reading

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How Blogging Landed Me a Job

It’s true that blogging is my savior. I guess blogging is another channel to bring my writing to a much wider audience, which later paved my way to the job I’m having now. Here’s my story.   It’s been always … Continue reading

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Menulis Kreatif 101 (Storytelling)

Konsep menulis kreatif dapat digunakan dalam berbagai bentuk tulisan. Untuk pertama kali menulis kreatif, seseorang perlu mengenali fase yang ia jalani dalam proses menulis. Itu karena setiap fase memiliki penekanannya sendiri-sendiri. Saat memulai menulis, hilangkah ‘suara pengkritik’ dalam diri kita. … Continue reading

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Penulis Tak Perlu Serius dan Introverted

Hmm, sulit membayangkan seorang penulis tampil di depan khalayak ramai, layaknya pesohor. Apalagi ia harus berbicara panjang lebar. Seperti apa yang dilakukan Andi Gunawan beberapa waktu lalu dalam acara yang makin populer: “Standup Comedy”. Penulis dan public speaking bagi saya … Continue reading

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Just Released, “Facebook Pages Manager” app for Android

It sounds like the next breakthrough for fanpage managers like me. Though i have to admit , i prefer to be able to post links with the native facebook app for android. It doesnt meet my expectation but lets see … Continue reading

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Bajuri – Banjir Tujuh Belas Januari 2013

Inilah salah satu musibah terbesar yang pernah saya saksikan selama 3 tahun mengais rupiah di ibukota. Pagi tadi memang seakan semua air di langit tertumpah begitu saja ke tanah Jakarta yang telah banyak tertutup beton dan aspal. Beberapa hari belakangan … Continue reading

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Pengalaman Membuat Kartu Kredit Bank Mandiri (2) dan …Yoga

Seperti yang pernah saya tuliskan sebelumnya di https://akhlisblog.wordpress.com/2012/12/31/pengalaman-membuat-kartu-kredit-mandiri/, saya masih melakukan survei kecil untuk mengetahui plus minus memiliki kartu kredit Bank Mandiri. Saya ingin mengedukasi diri saya sendiri dulu sebelum benar-benar memilikinya sehingga dampak negatifnya dapat diminimalisir. Lalu saya membulatkan tekad … Continue reading

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On The Greatest Gift a Bookworm Has ever Received

“The greatest gift is the passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.”- Moses Hadas I thanked my … Continue reading

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That Thing Called “Inspiration”

“If you are possessed by an idea, you find it expressed everywhere, you even smell it.”- Thomas Mann I found it haunted me even. How about you? Posted from WordPress for Android

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The Risk of Writing Bluntly

“If you know somebody is going to be awfully annoyed by something you write, that’s obviously very satisfying, and if they howl with rage or cry, that’s honey.”- A. N. Wilson I know a guy. He taught on a campus … Continue reading

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One Can Be Unhappy about Anything, But Him/Herself

You know what’s the scariest thing to me? Being so so so unhappy about what I am, who I am. I let it be, thinking that time would heal and fix and improve and mend. In short, I don’t even … Continue reading

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