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The paradox of rape culture

Sexual violence is a problem many women around the world encounter in their lives: one in three have experienced it in one …

Frederick Arthur Bridgman - Cleopatra on the Terraces of Philae (1896)

Antithesis

Amid the chaos of the city that she was calling her home for a little while now, there were only two sights …

If only the world made sense

If only the world made sense. It’s a jumble of arbitrary events, a mess of moments, admittedly related, but few of them making any sense to …

The city of Cairo

The Commuter

It was overwhelmingly hot and the metro was packed as usual. The agonizing heat and lack of space made the world as …

© Linda J. de Wit

The stories of Eskibahçe

This is an extra chapter for the book Birds without wings by Louis de Bernières, which I wrote for a university course …