All these beautiful eulogies on my timeline reminds me of 10 years ago when I was assigned to assist Amri Rohayat in writing the very early episodes of tv series Sadiq & Co. My final task before leaving Red Communications as a scriptwriter. (Received and accepted an offer to teach at a private university.) That was my first and my last time working directly with him. Other than that, indirectly- Frinjan. I don't know him well, but I do know that he was a doer, not a talker, a
When I decided on making 'IKHLAS' early last year, it felt really casual and fun, like a weekend art project. The thought of it came naturally and effortlessly.
Now that we're in our final stage, gearing towards editing and later printing, my insides are panicking: "Holy guacamole, this is a goddamn book. We are making A BOOK. My third book will be an illustrated memoir, and NOT a poetry collection as I planned. It will be placed at the Humour section, or the Non-Fiction se
This is a side of me that not many people know, I think. Wani the treasure hunter! Growing up, my family and I lived in a few countries due to my dad's work. We relied on secondhand items a lot because it was not worthy to spend money, knowing that we weren't gonna stay for long. Today, I still have this habit of digging into flea markets, garage sales, thrift stores, and bundle shops every time I go traveling. While I don't let go of books and records easily, I do sell the v