“Since the third semester I have established a small publisher or publisher that helps writers publish their works with a college friend named Attorney Media. I have also joined the Kharisma religious organization at the Faculty of Cultural Sciences. I am currently busy finishing my thesis, working at two publishers, and focusing on writing novels,” said Mellyana Dhian Isfandhiary, a student of the Department of Indonesian Literature, Faculty of Cultural Sciences, Diponegoro University who has become a successful novelist.

Mellyana’s works include a novel entitled Sabiya (The Wound You Inscribed) published by Grasindo, Cinta Fisabilillah (AE Publishing), Diaku Imamku (Self publishing), Senja di Istanbul (Self Publishing), Wings of My Heaven (Coconutbooks), Dear, Imamku ( Coconutbooks), Prince Hati (Loveable), Ribs Towards Heaven (Media Star), One-third of the Night (Loveable), and Aisfa (in the Cabaca app). In addition, the novel has been serialized on Genflix, Diaku Imamku is the best series for Genflix 2021, while Ribs Towards Heaven will be aired in April 2022.

“I have loved writing fiction since I was a child, but began to explore it in 2016. I have always been writing consistently until now and am very grateful that some of my works have been adapted into audio visuals. My novel focuses on the Islamic religious genre. Now working on a script entitled Annalis,” he said.

“Explore your potential, manage the most expensive human asset, namely the mindset. It is normal when we are underestimated at first, but when we pursue the field of science we can become ‘people’ and succeed in the field we are in,” concluded Mellyana (Lin-Humas)