Enemy Force’s Sudden Attact (Part Three)

“There are enemies, attaaaaaaaact !.” The group of new students in white uniform shouted excitedly crossing the street toward us. They come out of the mouths imitating rifle being fired and cocked back. The position of their hands mimicked the hand position of...

My Mom’s Spell (Part Three)

Mrs. Tutik approached us with wide steps. Arriving in front of us, she cried fiercely. “Who taught to sing like that?.” We replied simultaneously, “Rudin, Mrs. Tutik.” Mrs. Tutik pinched Rudin’s cheeck with exasperation. We did not...

My Mom’s Spell (Part One)

Chapter II My Mom’s Spell The sound of bell brass pinged from a distance by Mrs. Yanizar. All my friends cheered. It was the end of the draw lessons session we have had. One by one or in groups children came forward to collect their drawings. Rudin, one of my...

“Sepur Tumbuk’s” Driver (Part Three)

I held out my hand to Mrs. Tutik as I reached out my hand to shake hands with Yati earlier. Again, I cone my mouth in front of my mother. “Dear me, you are very handsome,” said Mrs. Tutik and pinched my cheek. “Just like his father,” she...