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So you want to teach English in Istanbul? Posted on 05/23/2014
The semester is coming to an end. Barely 16 teaching days left but why does it feel like an uphill climb, even more so now than the start of the school year? It doesn’t help that they are going to close down two kindergartens and the...
Yup, this captures how ─░ feel now. marianaahmad: It’s been a... Posted on 05/20/2014
Yup, this captures how ─░ feel now. marianaahmad: It’s been a while since I read this quote. Probably good for a reminder.
Dinner plates selection process - the start to proper adulthood... Posted on 05/19/2014
Dinner plates selection process - the start to proper adulthood and here’s to hoping you won’t have the same taste as your mum
Adulthood and consumerism goes hand in hand Posted on 05/19/2014
Not to sound like Renton from Trainspotting, in under two weeks, I’ve gone from owning a 160x200 mattress, a pre-loved 2-seater sofa bed and six Ikea bags of clothes to choosing a fridge, washing machine, fake rococo bedroom set and...
one month and life goes on they say Posted on 04/20/2014
It felt longer than a month since Dad’s passing but here we are on the 20th of April Easter Sunday, something totally not observed since we live in Moslem Turkiye. I know there are scores of Jews and Armenian orthodox folks somewhere...
one week on (wrote this on the mrt) Posted on 03/26/2014
A week since my dad passed on. This is around the time I sat outside to take a nap and Fadila showed up. We talked about my dad and I showed her into the room when my other relatives left. Today, I met up with Nanny but we didn’t get...
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