A Prayer for My Country

Today, 17 August 2012, Indonesia celebrates the Independence Day, so I wrote a poem, “A Prayer for My Country”. Merdeka! 🙂 * * O my Lord, My prayer is simple. * Let the water and the soil, the air, and the fruit of   my country be sweet, my Lord.   *   Let the homelessContinue reading “A Prayer for My Country”

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”