How the genuine care of a teacher can transform a student’s life

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A new and fun challenge to spice up your reading and writing habit

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The “lyrical miracle” whose words touch on the brevity of time and the pitfalls of success

Logic | source


The trick is there is no trick at all. The journey is all that matters

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What you are missing when you ask “how do you stay motivated?”

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Reminiscing the first time my poems were featured in a book

Pages 254–255 from ‘The Kurdish Progeny’


Having lived through three lockdowns in the UK, here are some things I’ve learned to support others and myself

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I gave up on my PlayStation console, but Nintendo always has me going back

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How the female empowerment tradition from Parks and Recreation redefined the friendships in my life

Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope, in Parks and Recreation S2 E16


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Gulistan Elidemir

Journalist, poet, and photographer. I write about life, mental health, and more! gulistan.e@live.com https://gulistane.wixsite.com/gulistan

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