January 2, 2016
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2016 Resolution – #2

Oh my…. And it is January 2, 2016. I feel like not ready to change the year – 363 to end this cycle and I haven’t decided if my resolution is fixed yet or need some trimming. Last week I collected 5 things to focus on in 2016. Too many for a focus but yeah […]

October 11, 2015
rike jokanan

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Chinese Tea

Do you like drinking tea? What tea? Chinese or English or Ceylon or Indian or local tea in your country? Just last month my colleagues and I went to Shanghai’s Yu Garden to get some tea – a routine walk in Shanghai. Everyone in my circle like going there for good tea. Different sizes of […]

May 18, 2015
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It’s About New Life.

And, when your soul is weary and asking what is to keep this life worthwhile? Listen to this song, and sing along…. Lyric below: masshiro na yukimichi ni harukaze kaoru watashi wa natsukashii ano machi wo omoidasu kanaetai yume mo atta kawaritai jibun mo ita ima wa tada natsukashii ano hito wo omoidasu dareka no […]

March 17, 2015
rike jokanan

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Lily

While waiting for flight, I went for a stroll in the garden of Changi airport as always, never think of boredom enjoying the sounds of forest and splash of water in the middle of greenery and flowers. Sometimes I envy how the “small red dot” can radiate such beauty’ while my beloved huge archipelago Indonesia […]

February 23, 2015
rike jokanan

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Truth – Real?

Through photography I learn a lot of things: how to focus – giving priority to either colour or shape, detail or wholeness, to be confident when taking pictures for often time the object is so weird people think photographer is crazy taking not so important things as interesting objects, how to take care of the camera and […]

February 21, 2015
rike jokanan

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Bee – haiku

1 A small dot Is buzzing among petals — Oh one bee! 2 Gold nectar’s Running through the tongue of — Working bee. 3 One finger Is swollen: bruised and fat  — A bee stung. Temasek – February 21, 2015 – 9:33pm

December 21, 2014
rike jokanan

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Gifts From Nature

Gift is everywhere, reflected by the heart as mirror reflecting shadows. How clear this heart is? See these pictures and find if there’s gift presented by nature. Rainbow arch Slides down to earth, Pouring colors ====================================== Prawn spruce in a golf court in Cupertino, California Betel leave in Tulungagung, Indonesia Banana field with farmer couple […]

February 9, 2014
rike jokanan

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Flowers with Guests

Sometimes it is not easy to capture beauty…. It has become a rigid template so that many can’t understand why some people call some allegedly-ugly things beautiful. Here is some beauty I captured through my humble heart. Happy to share with you with all my heart…. Peace be upon you all in this universe. Enjoy… […]