Choices and Changes

I remember a significant scene of two friends talking in front of the entrance of the gym that I work. One of my co-workers was ranting about the future and how she was getting serious with her boyfriend and she wants (and probably needs) to get married to her boyfriend within the next couple of…

As told by a 4-year-old: How to find your own imagination

I would like to introduce you to my cousin Masal (“tale” or “fairytale”), she happens to be a 4-year-old and she successfully taught me a class on “Imagination 101”. I’ll go in depth about the syllabus in a bit. As you can imagine, it’s not written on paper, ha! You will likely be accepted into…

American CEOs, Politicians and “the impossible” Pluralism

The following content is confidential, and there are no titles or names given that would put anyone in danger. Although I do not identify as a Christian, this post explores the Christian worldview and its approach to vocation through guest speakers from Washington, DC. All Abrahamic religions, in some way or another, are based on…

[Photoblog] What you and I have been waiting for.

A quite hello from me, I’ll try one more time. Hello. I miss writing here. I have a lot that I have been holding close to my heart that I would like to share with you. I’ll try justify why I haven’t been able to pour myself out to Hazal’s Camera. My time in Washington,…

[BREAKING NEWS] Active Shooter at Dupont Circle

3:15pm: About 24 police cars and multiple FBI present at 1350 Connecticut Ave NW. 3:30pm: Dupont Circle metro station section locked down. Washington Post reports there are no victims nor gunman found. 3:45pm: According to the building security (above Panera), there is a hostage situation. All people nearby are asked to return to their offices….

“Liars, cheaters, traitors”

I have recently been challenged to stay silent about something that I view as so wrong. I’d think it would be considered terribly wrong by every single person on earth. Then I realized, this wasn’t the first time I’ve seen someone being lied to, betrayed or graciously cheated on. “Oh, I will stop once we…

Future

3 am: Woken up by external noises. 4 hours long “The Best of Classical Music” on YT. Headphones on because external noises are louder and more consistent. Steam is downloading “Civilization V” demo. Oops, it’s completed. I’ll be right back. Legit 3 am: I was overexaggerating how late it was before. I am surprised my…

How to Succeed in the Real World

    Let’s quickly go through what is happening right now. It is 5 a.m. in the morning, I am not a crazy person to be up at this hour, and my brain is working relatively slowly since I stared at the screen for 2 mins before opening a word document. I am fascinated by…