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Victory of The Good

Victory of The Good

The Night of Wishes (Pegasus Yayınları, 2017) can be examined along with Michael Ende’s other book Momo. Michael Ende treats the issue of evil in…
Whistle

Whistle

There is this thing called road conditions. There are road songs, road rhymes. There are also some people like me, who call these actually the…
Beyond Friendship and Hostility

Beyond Friendship and Hostility

Konuşanlar, Bir Hüzünle Sesinde (2015, Can Publications) consists of Ziya Osman Saba’s articles, talks, and letters, which were published in magazines and newspapers. Sincerity is…
The Grasshopper

The Grasshopper

There are two g’s (g and ğ) in the Turkish alphabet. Each one is softer than the other. One is at the beginning of August…
Life

Life

Choice of words makes a difference sometimes. I am not talking about loss or gain of meaning but difference... When someone mentions being alive we…
EXPLORER

EXPLORER

It is not confounding nor a coincidence that letters and words set off on a journey to such an article when exploring is mentioned... No…
Philosopher

Philosopher

I don't know if the journey needs philosophy, but philosophy needs a journey. The journey makes those who set off on it a philosopher. Imagine…
Away From White Men

Away From White Men

Typee-A Peep at Polynesian Life (Yapı Kredi Publications, 2nd print, 2013) is Herman Melville’s first novel. Its being a novel or an autobiographic narration is…
A Raillover Poet

A Raillover Poet

I used to consider myself as a train poet until I met with the Raillover Poet last year. I realized then, that writing train articles,…
Haydarpaşa’s Cat

Haydarpaşa’s Cat

Young poets seek poetry in books; they read it in books, and they want to write of their own. They read; they write; they write;…