11 Saddest Deaths in Dirilis: Ertugrul Ranked

*Warning: Major Spoilers Ahead for all five seasons of Dirilis: Ertugrul* So, I’ve been wanting to write an Ertugrul post for a long time, ever since we were still binge-ing through the show. Now, four months after having finished the season finaleĀ (wow, has it really been that long?), it is now time. The first time…

Siblings, Siblings, Siblings

I have had siblings for most of my life, the entirety of it, in fact, except for a period of two years before Furkan was born. Therefore, I suppose, I know what it is like to have siblings. I think having siblings is a defining feature that shapes a person. (Like, when you live in…

Nur’s Wet, Wet Rain Adventure

It was another one of those dreary wet days at UNC. As far as my limited vision could see, there was a sea of wet humans trudging along to class, splashing their feet in the muddy puddles of rainwater that covered the expanse of the brick paths that criss-crossed throughout campus. The students fortunate enough…

Travel Chronicles from California: First Impressions

How does one begin a narrative about an East coast girl who has been transported to the other side of the country into the land of forever clear skies, palm trees, and a backdrop of magnificent mountains? It’s an overwhelming undertaking, but I have decided that I must get on with it and start already…

Ramadan Ramblings

After an approximately two year hiatus from the blogging world, Nur is officially back in the game, ready to expose the workings of my mind to any eyes who so desire a peek. So, journey forth, and enter the realm of Nur’s midnight Ramadan ramblings. I have been twenty for exactly one month, a reality…