Problems: Suit and Tie

A solution to all of your problems… The answer is actually quite simple. But, you wouldn’t read the whole article if I gave it to you right away. Unless— You are one of those people who flips the book, reads the very last page, –it is usually something like this “And, they walked away, holding…

[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,…

QUITTING SOCIAL MEDIA: NOW AND THEN

First of all, let’s make something clear: I am not saying that you should quit social media, nor I am saying you should not… I will get to that in a minute. Over the past decade, I have witnessed many forms of social media outgrowing books and tv whom once paralyzed my great grandparents. Facebook…

Matchmaker

Who here attended the Fall Work day? Let me ask a clearer question: Who here attended the Fall Work day to get a passing grade at a first-year course, and never thought about it again? I’ll be first to admit, I was one of those people. After finishing my first year at TWU, the workload…

Interview with a Buddhist

Upon participating in a religious studies course in my university, I had the privilege to interview a Buddhist. I find all religions fascinating. As I talk with people of other religions, it makes me realize how most religions have similar fundamentals. Buddhism was the one religion I struggled the most to understand. This pushed me…

15 July 2016 – TURKEY’S ATTEMPTED COUP

Disclaimer: This post will be my best attempt at explaining this event without being biased. None of the text written below is meant to reflect political views. 15 JULY, FIRST PERSON COMMENTARY I was sitting in our living room in Turkey, checking my phone and sipping my cup of steamy tea. I was home for…

Women, gossip, shit talk

Why are people so mean? (Pause here and laugh if you like). Why women are never nice to other women? Let’s talk about what we do… We channel each others’ insecurities. We get jealous because someone else has something that we don’t have. Or worse.. something that we too have. We constantly compare one another….

On Religion…

As we are in the month of Ramadan and I am being asked many curious questions from my social circle, this post has been long overdue… You may call it a coincidence but I am currently attending a religious studies summer course, and being in an environment of diverse ethnicity within a Christian school, I…