Mr. Erdoğan

...or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Accept the Referendum

Darbeden yaklaşık beş ay sonra, 10 Aralık 2016'da AKP ve MHP milletvekilleri anayasa tekliflerini sundular. Darbeden sonra kısmı önemli, çünkü AKP'nin kazanacağından emin olmadığı bir noktada referandum ortaya koyacağını kesinlikle düşünmüyorum. Hayır veren kişiler olarak yapmanız gereken şey bu duruma Erdoğan'ın açısından bakmak... Devamını oku...

— Evrim Öztamur at Mon, 17 April 2017 11:02:29 GMT from Amsterdam, NL

Terms of Use

Well, you've probably seen my post about leaving Facebook, and unfortunately, I'm still on Instagram and WhatsApp. Unfortunate as in them being owned by Facebook of course, I still like using both of those applications a lot. Instagram in particular is very nice because it lets me organise photos I took that I find memorable. The one tiny issue I have with Instagram, however, is that it lacks a feature... Read the rest...

— Evrim Öztamur at Thu, 25 January 2017 13:20:42 GMT from Amsterdam, NL

Safety Dance

When I came back to Turkey from the Netherlands I first took a flight to İzmir, and from there went to Balıkesir. My father had taken my luggage with him when he left on the Monday, to lighten the load for our car when we were leaving to İstanbul with my mother and my uncle on Wednesday. He had come to drop it off to our house in İstanbul earlier that Friday evening at around 9:30 PM. Read the rest...

— Evrim Öztamur at Tue, 26 July 2016 10:28:30 GMT from İstanbul, TR

Salutations!

I think it's necessary to add a bit more on top of what I have on my about page. I'm not going to bore you with details that you don't really care so much about, and are already publicly available. Like my birthday, which happens to be April Fools', 1997; or the city I was born in, Istanbul. Maybe the fact that I'm Turkish and Belgian at the same time. Useless details, all of them! Read the rest...

— Evrim Öztamur at Tue, 17 May 2016 15:50:54 GMT from Amsterdam, NL