“Will there ever be anyone quite like you?” To this question, every fibre of my being feels like screaming, “Yes, yes there will! And someone much better, more suitable for you too!” Not in the cynical, no-one-is-irreplaceable kind of way, but in the “God-has-a-more-beautiful-plan for you” way.
FAQ: Nikah Online dan Visa Australia
Halo! Berhubung dalam setahun terakhir ini saya sering banget dapat pertanyaan terkait serba-serbi menikah secara online dan juga cara masuk Australia dari pasangan yang mengalami nasib serupa, dan sejujurnya saya sudah kehabisan energi untuk jawab pertanyaan satu-satu, saya tuangkan langsung semuanya di blogpost ini ya! Semoga bisa cukup menjawab pertanyaan dan penasaran teman-teman. 😉 Q:… Continue reading FAQ: Nikah Online dan Visa Australia
Love in the Time of Corona: How We Got Married Online on Zoom
Readers, I married him.Between Sydney and Surabaya, it was online, last minute, and currently unrecognised by the state — but all that cease to matter because at the end of the day I’m just happy and thankful that I’m married to the wonderful man that I love. Alhamdulillah. ♥️ A bit of a backstory about… Continue reading Love in the Time of Corona: How We Got Married Online on Zoom
The Lock and the Key
Ever since my first big, grand love skidded to an abrupt halt a few years ago, I’ve been fascinated in learning, and understanding, the theory of love. My current relationship has made me come up with one.
In Search of the One: “Complicated Considerations”
I — like everyone else — dream of finding “the one” and growing old with the love of my life. But I have always been more concerned on finding that person, rather than getting married just for the sake of getting married.
The 50:50 Principle
What makes you know that someone is the one? What makes you decide that someone is the person you would like to spend your whole life with?
Love and Glasses
If I were to explain what being in love is like, I would illustrate my first memory of wearing glasses at the age of eight. Yes, being in love is like wearing a new pair of glasses for the very first time.
Partner in Mind
“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, and therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.” (William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream) One of the qualities I seek most in terms of self-improvement is intelligence. It is thus natural that I deem intelligence as, among a few others, a top priority in the quest… Continue reading Partner in Mind