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Painting Mania

He stood in the room of the art museum — the first of its kind in [...]

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A Family Portrait

On the second day of Eid celebrations — a day that’s supposed to be spent visiting [...]

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The Old Pu Tao

In Boneo’s front yard, a pu tao (Syzygium cumini) tree — better known as a jamblang [...]

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A Love Story

Yusuf’s Soliloquy: I was born with a kris — a Javanese traditional dagger — inside my [...]

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Childhood Memories

I was reading Egyptian novelist Ahdaf Soueif’s short story collection Aisha ( 1983 ) and was [...]

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Better Evenings to Come

Daylight was drowsily on its way to breaking — pale light streams crawled through the window’s [...]

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This Town

It’s funny how things never change in this old town. This is one of those places [...]

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The Writer

Once there was a man who wanted to write, but he didn’t know how to do [...]

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The Dodo

Once there was a dodo, and he died with the rest, but then he suddenly got [...]

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The Squid who Fell in Love with The Sun

Once there was a squid who fell in love with the sun. He’d been a strange [...]

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