My Return Home After Study Abroad : “A Mixed Bag of Emotions”

It’s almost five months since my return from Turkey. I don’t want to sound dramatic but ***k this weather, it got me all shivering  and navigating reverse culture shock in below freezing temperatures. I know you have all been anticipating my “re-entry updates” and according to some of you, I should’ve told you all about … More My Return Home After Study Abroad : “A Mixed Bag of Emotions”

TURKISH PEOPLE AND THIER RACIAL IGNORANCE:  Africans should Pump Themselves with MUBARAK’s Energy

DISCLAIMER I will say that not all the citizens of Turkey ask Africans absurd questions but the majority who refuse to pick up a book and read do ask silly questions. I hope I’m not too late to weigh in on this story. I vowed to myself that I would never ever write anything concerning … More TURKISH PEOPLE AND THIER RACIAL IGNORANCE:  Africans should Pump Themselves with MUBARAK’s Energy

As we Travel, As we Learn, As we See-This is it: Thank You Turkey!

Isn’t it interesting how one’s first few months of studying abroad can be awful and then somehow turn out to be well at the end? I cannot help but recall my first day I showed up here; It was a totally novel experience for me. I got off that plane right in front of the … More As we Travel, As we Learn, As we See-This is it: Thank You Turkey!

WELL….HELLO 2016!

Yes, Yes, and Yes!!! Fresh start, a new beginning ….that‘s what some of you are all about right? Me too!  Another year over, a new one has just begun. Well…..Hello 2016! We are set and ready, what have you got for us? I guess we will have to wait and see. I get so much … More WELL….HELLO 2016!

The Integrity of the Turks: You will find it where you left it!

As people a lot of times we often judge, criticize, condemn others and even if we speak well of them we always try to find their weakness. But today I just want us to channel our energy into something different and positive.  I have talked about Turkey and I have told you some of the … More The Integrity of the Turks: You will find it where you left it!