Daily Archives: 18 February 2014

Secret of Good Writing

“The secret of good writing is to say an old thing in a new way or to say a new thing in an old way.” – Richard Harding Davis

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How Does It Feel to Write a Story without any Climaxes and Conflicts?

I remember when my writer pal Titik Kartitiani joked,”I imagine someone wrote a story as flat and boring as daily routines. We don’t have to think of anything that excites readers, just provide lengthy recounts of happenings, events. Will such … Continue reading

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David Sedaris: Write First then Collect Rubbish

David Sedaris’s face  was sweating a bit. In his left hand, you can see a white canvas shopping bag in which he threw some rubbish he found along the way. He complained,”It drives me crazy…” He took a stroll again … Continue reading

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What is a Domain? It’s the Writing that Matters Most.

I lost traffic because of this shift of domain. On previous days, this blog which used to be using akhlispurnomo.net still enjoyed a significant amount of traffic but as of today (18/2), the traffic is drastically plumetting. From 200-ish visitors a … Continue reading

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