Feby Indirani: The importance of being honest

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About Feby Indirani,
Written by Katrin Figge, and was originally published in Jakarta Post,
Jun 29, 2019


When Feby Indirani was a young girl, writing helped her to put things in perspective and make sense of everything that happened around her – from keeping a diary to penning poems and short stories to eventually joining the school paper as a teenager.

At 17 years old, she was the runner-up in a writing competition held by a national teen magazine.

“I think that was the first time I realized that writing could be more than just a hobby,” she recalls. “After finishing high school, I didn’t really know what major to choose – all I knew was my love for writing, and so I decided to study journalism, which I thought was closest to writing, and then I fell in love with journalism as well.”

Feby soon realized she didn’t have to choose one or the other.

Read the full article here.