This is a touching memoir of a childhood in regard to the father of the writer. Ellen elaborates her childhood memories in simple stories, which are sad but sometimes funny. These are stories of daily life of a kid in early 1990s in Indonesia. This collection of stories is dedicated to her father, who had shown her the beauty of life at the time of difficulties. It is full of precious life values.
The anthology contains stories of love in the family, questions of life, simple and small miracles, which have been kept in the memory of a child. The stories can also reflect readers’ child memories. Even though there are many obstacles, sadness, and pains in life, there is always a precious memory that can strengthen us to stand up as strong as the rock.