I took one of those DNA-Ancestry tests!

I’ve always been curious about my genealogy, about where my family’s from. Malay (Javanese, Baweanese etc.) names don’t have surnames. Instead, they’re patronymic, which meant that I’m saddled with my dad’s name as my last name. This also meant that tracing back my family’s history is difficult – unless someone had the good sense to […]

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