Invisibility

The leading role always steals all the spotlights and attention. It is a role with a huge responsibility. A role filled with shiny clothes and bright smiles. Sometimes the smiles are fake. However, when surrounded by people, the big and bright smiles are genuinely happy. After all, a leading role cannot be a leader withoutContinue reading “Invisibility”

Fear

They say homo sapiens, or humans, if you prefer, are comparatively vulnerable in terms of physicality. However, looking at our history vulnerability is a complex topic. Today I was looking through my old journals, diaries and notebooks from elementary school till now. While searching I found an old unfinished poem which I think still fitsContinue reading “Fear”

Metallic Chair

A little something I wrote while waiting for my flight in Heathrow, London which perhaps many of you experienced before. Especially now because of COVID. No matter a person’s personality, or dreams, and hopes, a journey to another place is always thrilling. For many people, flights can be scary yet, everyone gets an exhilarating feelingContinue reading “Metallic Chair”

Daedalus and Icarus

Modern Mythology is a podcast of narration and analysis of mythological figures. The goal is to then compare then and discuss the evolution of social issues throughout history. On today’s episode we will discuss the story of Daedalus and Icarus and how it connects to Aristotle’s philosophy and quote “Everything in moderation” and how itContinue reading “Daedalus and Icarus”

The Tale of the Forgotten Woman

This is a story based on true events and is dedicated to all women fighting for their rights. A hot July in 1974 shifted Joanna’s destiny drastically. Like any other morning, Joanna got up from her sweet slumber to start getting ready for her day. Like always, she started with a relaxing bathroom routine andContinue reading “The Tale of the Forgotten Woman”

Modern Mythology:Hephaestus

On today’s episode with the help of Hephaestus’story we discuss the treatment of disabled people throughout history and how beauty standards have been oppressing people until today. Episode 3: Hephaestus https://anchor.fm/modernmythology94/episodes/Hephaestus-eqvmo9 Thank you for listening!

Modern Mythology: Aphrodite

The second episode of Modern Mythology is now available! This episode is a discussion and analysis of gender roles, gender identity and sexuality through time with the help of Aphrodite’s myth and history. I hope you’ll enjoy it:) https://anchor.fm/modernmythology94/episodes/Aphrodite-eqiujr

Modern Mythology

Hello everyone:) I hope you’ve all been well and safe. Recently, I decided to try a new project that I’ve always wanted and today I managed to release it. My new project is a podcast called Modern Mythology. On each episode there will be the introduction of a mythological figure from Cyprus, Greece or theContinue reading “Modern Mythology”

The Light

“The light will guide you to the end of the tunnel.” This is a quote I often come upon in all kinds of situations. However, sometimes I find it quite annoying. How do I know the end of the tunnel will be good enough? Indeed, the light indicates life, but at times life can beContinue reading “The Light”

Noise

While sitting quietly in your car and patiently waiting for the green light, your mind can travel to a thousand places. But most likely, you’re thinking, “How did this end up to be my life?”. In the background, you can hear the radio’s soft music, and gradually you start wondering and observing your surroundings. TheContinue reading “Noise”