Karaçalı arası patika açarken ellerim yine diken diken oldu... This blog is in English :)
I promised to write more in English, for friends on other countries, and fate sent us a traveller from Siberia… So Alex, this is also for you too.
We are looking forward to hosting participants at the UGRENCI meeting next week when they visit Güneşköy on Sunday 8th October.
Another 3 days at Güneşköy: the first 3 days of Kurban Bayram – nature’s attraction is stronger than the deterrence of the sacrifices.
Two friends had wanted to come to Güneşköy. What better than the Perseid shower to get round to a first visit?
38 years ago, as teaching assistant of a Molecular Genetics course at McGill, on my first meeting with students, Maureen Quinn stood out…
Prof.Ali Gokmen’s Advanced Analytical Chemistry students had a practical – a day of seeing life from different angles. As chemists, and also as human beings sharing this increasingly crowded planet, can they see connections that are often ignored?&
As the late October sun set, a lone cricket sang in the cool air… The first frost has “hit” tomatoes and bell peppers. I picked the last aubergines (egg plants, to the Americans!), tomatoes hidden under the dried leaves and other peppers.
While Adnan and I were beginning to harvest worm casts, we encountered more than just worms.
My Georgian friend told me how to dry Basil, much used in Georgian cuisine and known as Şeştrami/ Sheshtrami. We have white and red basil, humming with bees.