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If You Can… Part 2

If You Can… Part 2


* * * If you think real love is the crazy feelings you have on someone, Then you are wrong If you think real love is what makes you awake at night and gives you a sense of longing for someone, Then you are infatuated with childish feelings Yes, they are part of love but … Continue reading

One Night in St James Park

One Night in St James Park


* * * “Whassup, cute girl?” a stranger tried to grab Isabella’s shoulder in one dark midnight. “Argh!” Isabella screamed and ran. No one seemed to hear her screaming there near London Metro, so she kept running until she found a taxi and went home. Every time Isabella remembered that horrifying experience she was upset. … Continue reading

The Shadow of Love

The Shadow of Love


* * * When the shadow of Love engulfs your spirit, all of a sudden you remember that you have just tasted the bitterness of Love. Love is bitter that it will crucify you with disgust and smashes your soul into fragments. And as you lie in a bed of thorns, Love will thread a … Continue reading

Falling in Love is Like Catching a Disease

Falling in Love is Like Catching a Disease


* * Falling in love is like catching a disease. * But unlike other diseases, those who catch it do not want to be healed. And those who suffer from it do not wish to convalesce. * The victims of love are the happiest of people, even when they are engulfed in misery. * *

Don’t You Fear the Unknown?

Don’t You Fear the Unknown?


* * * You ask, “Don’t you fear the unknown?” I reply, “Sweetheart, I fear the unknown, as does everybody else. Nothing is more terrifying than crossing the desert without water. * Yet the unknown is nothing but mere darkness. For what is the unknown but the absence of light? * Once our heart is open … Continue reading

Your Beautiful Eyes

Your Beautiful Eyes


This is an English self-translated excerpt from my novel, Malula. It’s spoken by the main character, Wijaya Kusuma, to his partner, Jennifer Frazer. * * * Sweetheart, I flew to heaven last night In there, I saw  your beautiful eyes I have returned to the earth just now And I see heaven in your beautiful … Continue reading