She had always had one foot in the past, living in the twilight of has-been and would-be, never quite there in the present. They said she seemed older than her age, acting as if she’d lived through lifetimes of ordeal in the stormcloud eyes of hers. Indeed so, for standing in defiance of the current […]
Words left the undeserved caster. The muse stood mighty, looking down upon ungrateful mortals who had the gall to reject their blessings. A body used to trance and frenzy now stayed awake, dull. Question was awkwardly hung. The answer was silence. She looked from beyond the veil, five years in distance.
[aesop_chapter title=”Intro” bgtype=”img” full=”off”] Was a piece submitted to Harvard Law Faculty’s Berkman Center for Internet and Society’s call for essays a while back. It failed to make the cut, but the recent Tumblr debacle brought this back to mind. It’s eerie how an old piece could suddenly be all-relevant again. However, do note that […]
Bintang jadi abu ketika dipetik, kilaunya tergerus sesaknya realita Pandanglah saja, jangan berani kau hampiri Kepadanya dan kepadamu cahaya jadi luka Yang terbang di langit jangan kaupaksa menjejak di bumi Yang melintas cakrawala tak usah kaupaksa pergi Semesta tak pernah berkata semua harus jadi satu Di ruang kosong itu, kita menyulam ragu R U N […]