Entries by Astuti Martosudirdjo

Silence is golden. Is it?

What is silence?   According to Cambridge’s English dictionary, silence has a number of meanings, among others are: A period without any sound; complete quiet; A state of not speaking or writing or making noise; A state of refusing to talk about something or answering questions, or a state of not communicating.   Two questions […]

Surrender = smart living

“There is no medicine for it. Sleep and drink a lot of water are what you can do so your body can do its best to fight the virus and heal”.   It took me a while to understand what the doctor was telling me. I had just returned from Asia. My temperature was 39.5 Celsius […]

Celebrate 2017! Welcome 2018!!

“The authentic self is the soul made visible” – Sarah Ban Breathnach 2017 has been the year that I’ve had the honour of cross-pathing with courageous souls who are making steps forward to show up more in their lives. They choose to be visible in their lives. I love a quote from Viktor Frankl: “Between […]

Boundaries = Visibility

Thank you for your thoughts and questions after the first post I did about Boundaries. Most of you felt it was a timely reminder for what is going on in your life these days. For some, it is a new concept that just enters your life. This post is to address some of questions that […]

The Power of Crying

“I woke up the other day feeling utterly confused. Apparently, I had been crying hard in my sleep because of a dream that I could not, for the life of me, remember. It was strange because I know I am at the happiest time of my life. After years of feeling like a misfit in […]