Courage, Dignity, and Life


How much we yearn for courage and dignity in this country we live in. When we see someone who is straightforward, defending their case with fervor, or not afraid of anything, we bow before them with respect and keep saying, “how nice to know that devamını oku...

Our Reasons for Social Media


We probably know people who are happy because they dance or sing, who finally met up with their friends, who finally perfected a recipe after many trial and errors, or who figured out a mathematical equation after days of pondering. But do we know anyone devamını oku...

Public Transport as Unbecoming


The other day I came across the following story on the website of a newspaper: ‘An era’s famed actor was seen boarding a minibus in Nişantaşı.’ Yes, this was ‘news,’ and was presented with a twelve-page slide presentation. I’m not going to get into Turkish devamını oku...

A Summer Diet That Lightens in One Day


Our issue is bulkiness. But our cure is neither lemon juice consumed on an empty stomach nor buckwheat salad. The cure for the bulkiness, tension, and stress in this post is another kind of diet. A diet of leaving all those complaints dormant, which make devamını oku...