Author Archives: Ayuri

About Ayuri

A not-so-elegant, classic girl, who loves writing, reading, dreaming (unlike daydreaming coz it's not good for me), and debating with my brother. I think I can see this world better if I ever experience something somewhere. By my own.

You know, I watched American Idol season 13 today on Star World and you know what has become a realization to me? The fact that I won’t be too old to chase my dream, to be what I wanna be, … Continue reading

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“Writers don’t need tricks or gimmicks.”

Originally posted on The Daily Post:
If you write for an audience — be it millions of strangers or your mom — you inevitably think about how your words appear to others. Very often, this self-consciousness results in overstuffed prose and too-clever…

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The Ballad of a Wishful Orphan Teenage Girl (1)

Dia baru saja pulang kuliah, baru saja mau menghela napas setelah mengumpulkan tiga tugas penulisan makalah yang dikerjakannya dalam waktu seminggu–dua tugas kelompok, satu tugas individu–gadis itu ingat dia harus berangkat lagi ke tempat kerjanya di Cikini. Betapa melelahkannya! Dia … Continue reading

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Night Night!

Hey, again guys! This shall be my last post for the day. I wish you a wonderful night and beautiful dreams. Don’t forget to brush your teeth and wash your feet, don’t use your pajamas backward, and…. you may have … Continue reading

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101 Random Things About Me (part 2) (I’m not sure what I wrote before)

Hey, folks! It’s me again, writing the next part of the random things of mine. Well, not really that random coz as you all will see, it’s all common things. But, I leave you guys this in case you see … Continue reading

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(Maunya) Dijajah Inggris

Sering kudengar kelakar teman-temanku ketika masih bersekolah dulu tentang:  lebih enak dijajah bangsa apa, Belanda, Portugis, atau Inggris? Fakta bahwa bangsa Indonesia dijajah bangsa Belanda selama 350 tahun dan dipekerjakan sebagai buruh kasar (baca: budak) membuat aku dan teman-teman berspekulasi … Continue reading

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3, 2, 1… BLOG! Zero to Hero starts now

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The Zero to Hero 30-Day Blog Challenge starts… wait for it… now! Your first task is up on the main Zero to Hero page, along with some helpful resources and a link to our first forum…

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