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Three Frenchmen and the Classic Pantun - Part 2

In this two part article, ninotaziz attempts to explain the fascination the francophone world had with the Malay pantun and its bid to popularize it. Despite approval from the most renowned and respected poets in the literary world, the form sadly failed to take the world by storm. 898 more words

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Three Frenchmen and the Classic Pantun - Part 1

In this two part article, ninotaziz attempts to explain the fascination the francophone world had with the Malay pantun and its bid to popularize it. Despite approval from the most renowned and respected poets in the literary world, the form sadly failed to take the world by storm. 1,071 more words

Pretzels & Bullfights

Sahabat

Acap kali aku minta disayangi, minta di hargai,

Acap kali aku minta diberi perhatian, minta didengari,

Seringkali aku berdoa agar muncul seseorang yang akan berjuang demi aku, 140 more words

Malaysia

materi pantun

Pantun merupakan jenis puisi lama dengan ciri-ciri terdiri dari empat baris dalam satu baitnya, baris pertama dan kedua sampiran, baris ketiga dan keempat isi, dan bersajak abab… 20 more words

Lucu

#frapalymo - Rainstorm

Rainstorm

Incessant rain falls from indignant clouds
Lightning flashes followed by crackling thunder

Mother Earth hums a melody out loud
New growth awakens in tranquil wonder… 159 more words

Poetry

Traditional Malay Poetry

In traditional Malay society, oral poetry (puisi lisan) expanded as a collective and functional endeavor by anonymous authors for use in daily life. This includes proverbs, stories, contests, and even conversations in formal settings, such as rituals and marriage proposals. 435 more words

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Durjana


kau penilai tanpa upah.
ambil yang buruk, campak pada aku.
yang baik kau guna untuk sorok buruknya rupa kau, durjana!

hah, lihat siapa dibawah suatu hari nanti. 38 more words

Malaysia