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The Mystery of Yogurt Maker’s Park

April 18, 2011


I recently moved back into the Ösmanağa area of Kadıköy, and one of the nice things about being on the backside of the hill is that I am closer to the Fenerbahçe football stadium. I’m close enough to keep track of the score by the roar of the crowd. A cheer that suddenly rises but […]

My Hero, the Junkman

April 12, 2011


Panic started to set in. I had to move an entire room of heavy furniture about eight city blocks up hill. And I had two days to do it.  Now, my wife is a strong woman, but I was in less than top physical condition having recently helped my friend’s satanically weighty luggage from Asia to Europe […]