YC 2016 – The Seventh Online Gathering
On October 29, 2016, the seventh online gathering was held. We discussed various scholarship requirements. There was no more task. Continue reading “YC 2016 – Farewell”
I watched a film, Indignation, a 2016 American drama film starring Logan Lerman. Continue reading “Indignation (2016) – English subtitles”
[A faint clap of thunder,
Perhaps rain will come.
If so, will you stay here with me?]
—Man’yōshū, Book 11, verse 2513
[A faint clap of thunder,
Even if rain comes or not,
I will stay here,
Together with you.]
—Man’yōshū, Book 11, verse 2514
The Garden of Words
!!! Warning !!! SPOILER Alert !!! Continue reading “RECAPS – Song of the Sea (2014)”
On October 29, 2016, I went to an event in Surabaya and I met this girl. Her name is Suci and she is from Sulawesi. I wondered how she could be there far from home. Turned out she had been joining an IELTS Camp at TEST-English School, Pare, Kediri. Continue reading “One Month in IELTS Camp”
There are likely to be three options:
On September 4, 2016, the fifth online gathering was held. The discussion topic was about making a Research Plan (RP), the most important document in any scholarship application. Our mentor gave us tips based on her own research and experience. Once again I feel very grateful that I am one of the selected participants of this mentorship program. Continue reading “YC 2016 – The Fifth (and The Sixth) Online Gathering”
Before Reply 1988 in 2015, there were two series, i.e. Reply 1997 in 2012 and Reply 1994 in 2013. As the other two series, the story is obviously making the viewers wondering who will end up being female protagonist’s husband. However, Continue reading “All About Family in Reply 1988”
On July 28, 2016, I visited MITI Academy website. I found out that my submission was already graded. Once again, the grade was not so good. Apparently, I had misunderstood something. I thought the information compiled had to be concise so that it will be easy to read, therefore there were many links I provided referring to the detailed information instead of cited it by myself. :( Continue reading “YC 2016 – The Fourth Online Gathering”
the gracious morning dew,
accompanying you to start anew.
the lovely morning breeze,
caressing you to feel the bliss.]
Dear My Friends
I have no idea what’s going on,
but every problem has a solution.
a beautiful morning awaits you,
with pleasure encourages you.
– EkaPuR – 2016.08.23 –
While many people say that live action adaptation could be worse because it looks like a bunch of people in cosplay, I love it even more. I enjoy everything if it comes from Japan; to the extent that I can stand watching ridiculous outfit or hairstyle in the film/serial; as long as the essences are still there, i.e. good story and good acting. Continue reading “A Bunch of People in Cosplay”
On June 12, 2016, I submitted the second task. About two weeks after that, my submission was graded. As I had expected, I got a “not so good” grade. There are many corrections, here and there. :( Continue reading “YC 2016 – The Third Online Gathering”