May 14, 2015
rike jokanan

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Animal Welfare

Many people love animals. They have pets by buying animals from petshop, getting from family or friends as gift, adopting animals from shelters or simply taking the animals from the road. Do they love animals indeed? Yes or no…. Owning animals is not number one indicator of loving animals. The main indicator is how they […]

April 3, 2015
rike jokanan

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Think, Thank

“think” compared to “thank” Exactly the same consonants and one shift of vowel, an inner activity (think) is changed into reciprocal activity. Thinking is the process of communication inside of the human’s Self. Human beings think, animals don’t. And, what after thinking? Human should thank for… – being able to think – being able to […]

March 5, 2015
rike jokanan

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Manusia – poem (bilingual)

Pilihlah jalan Yang termudah Untuk jadi manusia: Rasakan…. Indahnya tarikan nafas dan hirupan udara. Rasakan…. Kicauan burung lewat kupingmu. Rasakan…. Pijakan pada bumi di setiap langkah Perlahan. Jika mata masih berguna, Rasakan warna dengan matamu — Yang muda cerlang Atau yang tua merabun. Rasakan saja. Dan, kala rasa nyeri masih melingkar di hati Demi melihat […]

February 25, 2014
rike jokanan

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Sweet Memory Starts

My son Bob was a cat with soft heart. He would never quarrel except another cat attacked him. He would just groan and groan and groan but did not move from his spot. Only if the other tomcat jumped to him, would he fight to survive.   He would have a lot of reason to […]