One whose heart is aflame with love is a wondrous nightingale that opens its beak to chew roses and swallow thorns. The roses taste sweet in its beak but the thorns are excruciating its chest. That is the destiny of everyone who dares to set the fire of love in their heart, For the cloudsContinue reading “A Wondrous Nightingale”
* * * Every truth finds its undeniable existence only in a writer’s imagination. Imagination, not intelligence, is the governing power of creative writing.
Indonesia has got a great author that we are proud of. His name is Pramoedya Ananta Toer. * * If you are not familiar with him and are interested, please click on his name above. A link to his short-biography in Wikipedia is available there. I don’t think I need to babble about him. TheContinue reading “A Quote from Pramoedya Ananta Toer”
Image Source: Pinterest.com What kind of story would you like to write in your book of life?
“If you’re going to try, go all the way. Otherwise, don’t even start. This could mean losing girlfriends, wives, relatives and maybe even your mind. It could mean not eating for three or four days. It could mean freezing on a park bench. It could mean jail. It could mean derision. It could mean mockery–isolation.Continue reading “An Advice from Charles Bukowski”