Innocent


I re-read Sait Faik’s very short story Sinagrit Baba the other day. At first, I thought that, just like any other good work of literature, this fable told from the perspective of a seasoned fish, would reveal different things to the reader in different periods devamını oku...

HSP: The Unbearable Lightness of a Discovery


These three letters could easily have stood for a political party but they actually refer to a concept that I recently heard in a conversation. Some of you might be familiar with it already and some of you might be introduced to it through this devamını oku...

To and Fro


I recently found out that a dear friend was pregnant. And I learned this with a very unusual message from her: “I’m going to have a son. But I realize that even when I’m carrying the most precious thing to me, one that I would devamını oku...

The Deep


Following up from Ege’s piece last week, I wanted to write about how we make use of our free time. Our beloved Cal Newport talks about Arnold Bennett’s How To Live on 24 Hours a Day, which was written in 1910, in his book Deep devamını oku...