A Wondrous Nightingale

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”

A Quote from Pramoedya Ananta Toer

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”

An Advice from Charles Bukowski

“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”