We need to be where we are loved.
For me, that’s Indonesia.
Most of the lights of my life are there.
The family is the foundation of social life.
Few thinkers and activists in world history have achieved more than Raden Adjeng Kartini of Central Java achieved through the support of her family.
Praise the Lord.
Geoff Fox, 2nd March, 2020
The faith of the people is at the heart of a nation’s health.
The love of mothers for their children underpins every single form of growth there is in the human world.
Geoff Fox, former midwife, 17th February, 2020
Rupert Brooke was born on August 3rd 1887. On August 3rd 2014, World War 1 began in Northern Europe when Germany invaded Belgium and declared war on France. The English line of this prayer is from Rupert Brooke’s poem “Peace” published in the month of his death in 2015.
Geoff Fox, Malang, Indonesia, 2019
One of my favourite songs. Click below to listen.
Kebersamaan! A togetherness the West has lost.
The link above is a film of a spontaneous song created and sung by Jaya Kelana of Solo today for today, Indonesia’s National Broadcasting Day. The song is inspired by the thinking of Guilelmo Marconi, an Italian electrical engineer and inventor who won the 1909 Nobel Prize in Physics in recognition of his contribution to the development of radio.
I have found a type of freedom in Indonesia that Australia needs to relearn.
Indonesian education was crucial in shaping Barak Obama.
Insyaallah nanti Tujuhbelasan mendunia.