Terbaik dan Terburuk di 2017

“How often do we tell our own life story? How often do we adjust, embellish, make sly cuts? And the longer life goes on, the fewer are those around to challenge our account, to remind us that our life is not our life, merely the story we have told about our life. Told to others, but—mainly—to ourselves.”
― Julian Barnes, The Sense of an Ending

Tahun 2017 bisa dikatakan sebagai tahun terburuk sepanjang karir saya sebagai seorang pembaca buku, penonton film, dan pendaki gunung. Atau malah, dilihat dari sisi lain, salah satu yang terbaik? Continue reading “Terbaik dan Terburuk di 2017”


Terbaik dan Terburuk di 2015

“If one wanted to depict the whole thing graphically, every episode, with its climax, would require a three-dimensional, or, rather, no model: every experience is unrepeatable. What makes lovemaking and reading resemble each other most is that within both of them times and spaces open, different from measurable time and space.”
― Italo Calvino, If on a Winter’s Night a Traveler

200 buku. 305 film. 18 serial TV. Ok, sesi curhat dimulai. Haha. Continue reading “Terbaik dan Terburuk di 2015”