25 Kutipan Paling Berkesan dalam Novel Haruki Murakami ‘1Q84’ (Jilid 1)

Mengumpulkan kalimat-kalimat yang paling layak dijadikan kutipan sungguh mengasyikkan. Saya bisa menghabiskan waktu cuma untuk membaca, merunut alur pikir pengarang dan merasakan kesan setiap baris kalimat dalam pikiran dan perasaan sembari menggarisi buku semau saya (suatu sensasi yang tidak bisa digantikan dengan hanya memberi ‘bookmark’ pada halaman di layar ponsel). Berikut kutipan dari 1Q84 jilid…

Haruki Murakami: “Writing a Novel is NOT a ‘Healthy’ Type of Work”

It’s confirmed. Writing a novel, or basically any writing-related profession, is physically unhealthy in the long run, but that’s only if you ignore your own well-being! Unlike most authors, Haruki Murakami is pretty much fit for an author at his 60’s. He’s not young anymore obviously but maybe he can run much faster than a…

A Woman I Miss So Much on This Saturday Night

A story shared by  Binsar Parulian Ompusunggu on Facebook just made me realized a woman I’m missing so much right now on this Saturday night is my mom. “This is a true story of Mother’ s Sacrifice during the Japan Earthquake. After the Earthquake had subsided, when the rescuers reached the ruins of a young woman’s house,…