Author: Seçil Bozdağ

pausing myself
Featured, Life

Pausing Myself 

I am the child of a system that relentlessly forces us to study, work, produce, and rush, so I grew up believing that survival involved being busy with learning, doing stuff, and making things, regardless of whether it was necessary or beneficial for me. I…

my little ms
Featured, Health

My Little MS 

MS is the Turkish equivalent of BC (meaning “before Christ”) when referring to years before the birth of Christ. Since 2011, even though I still see the term in history books, these two letters have a completely new meaning for me. They now refer to…

anatolia: a legendary journey
Life

Anatolia: A Legendary Journey 

We humans have inhabited this planet for many thousands of years. We looked to the stars to gain a glimpse of our future. We built magnificent cities, buildings, and temples to prove our dedication to the gods of all eras. We always felt the presence…

like this
Mevlana Jelaluddin Rumi

Like This 

(Rumi was a 13th Century Sufi mystic and poet. Rumi’s poetry expresses his longing for union with the Divine. It is a personal mystic journey he invites us all to join.) If anyone asks you how the perfect satisfaction of all our sexual wanting will…

do-not-seek-me
Soul

Do not Seek Me… 

Do not seek me, for you shall not find me. You assume you will get a hold of me, but you won’t. You assume you will experience me, but you won’t. Aren’t you tired of fooling yourself like this? There’s nothing to seek, nor is…

do not forget.
Soul

Do not Forget. 

Don’t forget yourself when you get carried away within life. Remember… Do not Forget. Don’t forget yourself when you get carried away within life. Remember… Even if there was only one moment when you touched your soul, don’t forget. Remember… Even if all the luxuries…