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Sinema

Something useful

I saw “Something Useful” last night. It is a Turkish movie originally titled “İşe Yarar Bir Şey.” I found the movie very poetic not just because the main character was a poet but also because it was written and directed in a very gentle way. Throughout the movie, you follow the story of Leyla (Başak […]

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UPWORK

Upwork: Vergiler, kesilen ücretler ve ödeme alma

Upwork ile ilgili bana çok soru sorulduğu için geçen yıl nasıl Upwork hesabı açabileceğinize dair bir yazı paylaştım. O ilk yazıyı buradan okuyabilirsiniz. O makalenin üzerine bana Upwork’te kesilen ücretler ve ödeme alma ile ilgili yeni bir soru yöneltildi. Upwork ile ilgili sizinle paylaşabileceğim ikinci bir yazının konusu da bu sayede belirlenmiş oldu. Bu yazıda […]

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Istanbul Travel

No ride is complete without a coffee shop

It wasn’t the best day to go out. It was raining and the weather was very cold. But we were crawling “Sarıyer Böreği” for about a week now and determined to visit “Sarıyer Börekçisi.” Börek is a pastry prepared with phyllo and filled with meat, cheese, spinach, or other types of vegetables. Here is a […]

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Zen Zen Alışkanlıkları

Reading two books a month

Last year I tried to read one book per week. And that wasn’t the only goal I set for my daily routine. I felt really motivated about being productive and told myself that I will get up early in the morning, read at least 30 minutes first thing in the morning, meditate, keep a daily […]

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Zen Zen Alışkanlıkları

5-second/minute rule to avoid getting distracted

A couple of months ago I’ve received an email from Blinkist. If you’ve ever signed up for it, probably you got this email as well. It was a gift from the company. They offered free access to Blinkist premium for two weeks until the end of the month. I jumped in and enjoyed my free […]