Nyicipi Hokkaido Cheese Tart

Perjalanan ke Jakarta kemarin mendapat hal banyak. Yang serius ampe yang sante haha… Salah satunya nyobain ini cheese tart yang katanya terkenal. Setelah test beli 20ribu sebiji, besoknya ngeborong 2 bungkus. Semua jadi hepi ^^  @mhsantosa2017 Advertisements

Berbagi dengan Duta Bahasa dan Anak Muda Cinta Indonesia

Ini cerita lama, tentang masa depan. Saya diundang berbagi dengan para Duta Bahasa dan Balai Bahasa Provinsi Bali dalam acara Gerakan Cinta Bahasa Indonesia Keliling Bali. Saya diundang ketika para Dubas berbagi di SMKN 1 Singaraja. Berikut aksi dan foto-fotonya. Selamat menikmati 🙂 @mhsantosa Circle me @ +Made Hery Santosa ©mhsantosa (2014) I am happy … Continue reading


Jaringan internet atau wifi saat ini sudah jadi kebutuhan utama manusia #internetcepat Bahkan ada yg membuat meme “Basic Human’s Needs” ditambahin “Wifi” di bagian bawah sbg kebutuhan dasar manusia :)) #internetcepat Koneksi cepat juga mempengaruhi langkah kaki #internetcepat Saat banyak orang sudah bekerja cepat, jangan sampai kita masih terbata-bata, terantuk-antuk #internetcepat Shg tdk bisa merespon, … Continue reading

Entwined hearts #4seasons #seagull #autumn

Entwined hearts #4seasons #seagull #autumn, a photo by mhsantosa on Flickr. Trust your hearts. As long as they are under the same sun, they are entwined.

Listening to the Winds

Listening to the Winds, a photo by mhsantosa on Flickr. Wanderer Edition: Listening to the winds. Edited.

If You Love, Love Openly

This is a good Zen story I would like to share with all of you: If you love, love openly. Twenty monks and one nun, who was named Eshun, were practicing meditation with a certain Zen master. Eshun was very pretty even though her head was shaved and her dress plain. Several monks secretly fell … Continue reading

[Macam-macam] Kotak Surat

Lagi jalan-jalan, iseng nemu ini. Dari jauh, ga ngeh, biasanya ‘No Junk Mail’ eh ini malah ‘No Junk Male.’ Ahh semoga saja bukan saya heheh… Lain lagi ketika saya jalan di tempat yang beda, saya malah nemu yang ini, kotak surat yang sudah ‘ga berbentuk.’ Kotaknya sudah banyak coretan vandalisme, stiker plastik (entah untuk pengaman … Continue reading

Learning to Dance: Why Not?

People may think that as a Balinese, you’ll be able to dance. Not true. Bali can be famous for its culture and traditional customs, including dances but, it does not automatically make you able to dance… Yep, that includes me 🙂 Therefore, joining the dance workshop below was much of fun for me. As I … Continue reading

Rise of the Machines: When Robots Play Music

This news has been everywhere earlier (e.g. Metal Sucks, Loudwire, Ubergizmo, & Geekologie). I just want to wrap it here, too. Despite of showing human intelligence at one point, this may mark the point where robots could slowly take most of humans’ duties. Of course, to my opinion, this is more suited to ‘assistive type … Continue reading

2012 in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 21,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 5 Film Festivals Click here to see the complete report.


I begin to put some of my posts, primarily about Education, Technology, English Language Teaching, and Professional Development on my web page. Please kindly visit the blog page to read my latest posts. Thank you 🙂

Power Metal – Lagu Kebebasan

Power Metal is a heavy metal band from Surabaya, Indonesia. Born from a rock festival, They have a quite long story in the Indonesian music history; one of the best, I could say. I have written a post about this band earlier here (in Indonesian). Even though I talked about the band’s possible plagiarism (“Penguasa” … Continue reading

Galungan dan Kuningan 2012

Sahabat//Friends, Saya mengucapkan Selamat Hari Raya Galungan dan Kuningan 2012. Semoga damai selalu. Damai di hati, di manapun berada//I’d like to say Happy Galungan and Kuningan Day 2012. May peace be always with us all. Salam hangat//Warm regards, Made/Hery P.S. Last time I posted some pictures celebrating “Galungan and Kuningan Day” – two of important … Continue reading

Wanna See Me Dancing?

Friends, wanna see me dancing? 🙂 Cultural Day – Acehnese Dance – (Photo Credit: Bu Linda) Here’s a video taken from a workshop in a Cultural Day in LTU. The workshop was taught by Murtala and Alfira from Suara Indonesia Dance Group to students learning Indonesian, known as BISA (Bahasa Indonesia Students Association), supported by the … Continue reading

Stop Reading This, Go Back StuDYING

Snaps Edition: Library Vandalism. Here are some ‘creative’ writings I found at the campus library. Have fun! 🙂 Go back, study, study, study! Cause if you don’t, you’ll die, die, die! Bla, bla, (unrecognizable words), Come on!, Ayo! Let’s study! Surely, some fellow students could get tensed when studying. Nevertheless, it might boost your motivation, … Continue reading


 “The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled” ― Plutarch P.S. This is not the NASA’s Curiosity Rover that landed on Mars yesterday. If you want to watch its landing, please go here 🙂 ©mhsantosa (2012) I am happy to share this. Please feel free to reblog or … Continue reading

Four Seasons: Winter

… for without you, the poetry within me is dead (from Gethsemane, a song written by Tuomas Holopainen of Nightwish)

The Four Seasons in Glass Panels

Here are four glass panels depicting the four seasons. It was created by Leonard French which was purchased and installed in this place in 1978. They were set up beautifully in David Myers Building in La Trobe University facing a beautiful green lady statue, maple tress and a green garden. Winter Glass Panel Spring Glass … Continue reading

Come!, see snake bigs!

The best attraction!

Only for ladies and those who are gentle

This toilet is special. Only for ladies and those who think they are gentle…

A not so permanent tattoo

This is not really convincing for those who want to look cool ha? 😀

Ayo!!: A Sign of Creativity?

I captured this in a study booth in the library. It seems people always try to be ‘creative’ in some ways 🙂 I don’t know for sure if the other two words in other languages are correct. It seems this ‘Ayo!!’ was ‘generated’ from the previous ‘Come On!!’ Maybe, the translator of ‘Ayo!!’ (I assume … Continue reading

Free Lem-Ons

I saw the first sign around 2 weeks ago while riding my bike to a supermarket nearby. What captured my eyes was the writing of the sign. It’s pretty interesting; something that you don’t see everyday – as a friend of mine said once. What made it more interesting is that the owner offers his … Continue reading

Galungan dan Kuningan

Selamat Hari Raya Galungan dan Kuningan 2011 Mulai dari yang ‘formal’ Sampai yang ‘ngetrend’ Semoga damai selalu…   Untuk mengetahui lebih jauh tentang Galungan dan Kuningan, #1 #2 Sumber Gambar: #1 #2 #3

Bulan Kabut

Kabut tebal hari ini berderap-derap Bersama perokok jeda ini memacu gelap Tetes embun yang tak perlu kalap Bulan kabut pagi ini; sayang, janganlah engkau terlelap ———- Malam kabut tebal, roda-roda menggilas aspal