News for Mother

Mak has been in the hospital a lot lately. That put the wife and I in a sentimental mood one evening so we put together this video. The music is Khabar Bagi Ibu by the Alleycats.  Here are the lyrics with my translation: How are you, dear motherWho I love so muchI have some news… More News for Mother

Episod 8: Anak Anak Kita

Sempena Hari Merdeka, mari kita baca – bukan nyanyi ye – lagu M. Nasir serta terjemahan yang sentuh hal-hal kemerdekaan dan kebebasan secara halus dan puitis. Anak Anak Kita by M. Nasir  Anak-anak kitakah yang berlari telanjang Di bawah mentari sumbing Sambil bernyanyi lagu Ketakutan hari-hari ini   Anak-anak kitakah yang memikul beban Kesilapan kita… More Episod 8: Anak Anak Kita

My National Anthem

My mother used to sing this to me when I was little, and I sing it to my kids now. I’d never heard good old Woody sing it, but by the power of the internet, here it is. This Land is Your Land, by Woodie Guthrie.