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Confession: We are not fine anymore

As I get inside the bus, I read the news on my mobile and I get a small shiver in my spine. I neglect it and I avoid the visceral sadness in my heart. I think that sooner or later things will settle down. I will condemn this behind closed doors with inconsequential people I… Continue reading Confession: We are not fine anymore

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Sevgi

He woke to the sound of thunder. He looked around the two square foot room in confusion. “No, am definitely not in New Jersey,” thought Oliver.  “It does not matter where I am,” he said to himself. He slumped on his bed again and closed his eyes but he woke up again as the evening… Continue reading Sevgi

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The secret art of missing

‘Those were the best days of my life’ echoed Bryan Adams in front of fifteen thousand fans. I swayed to his tunes and suddenly I was back in the 90s, in my hometown. It was a time when I couldn’t fathom that anything could be cooler than the Sony Walkman.  I remembered how I used… Continue reading The secret art of missing