I have been obsessing about Love ever since I was 12 and fell in love for the first time. My life over the next few years could easily be fit in one word: misery. There has been nothing I have ever wanted more than to love and be loved and thus throughout my teenage years … Continue reading Love unlimited: or why Polyamory is good for you!
By Maggie Nazer I learned to read at the age of 5 and eagerly wanted to start school. I entered the Bulgarian educational system at 7 and some thirteen years later I am happy I got out of it alive and somewhat sane. I hated school. I was always the brightest in class; my teachers … Continue reading Alternative education in the Bulgarian school system
Church, early on a Thanksgiving morning. I close my eyes to pray but the picture that flashes before my eyes is His being on top of me, kissing me. I’m not talking about Jesus, of course, and it’s not my imagination. “If love is a sin, I’m a sinner,” I comfort myself (with the lines of … Continue reading Affairs to remember
Man is 70% water. The rest is passion. It was a hot December night in Bali. Loud music heated up the atmosphere even more. We were in Sky Garden— the most popular club in Kuta, where the delegates of the UN youth conference I participated in decided to spend the night. The day was … Continue reading December in Bali
-- There is someone I think I really like... Stuart: --Yes? -- I think he likes me, too. S: -- Good. So what's the problem? -- There is no problem. But I think he will not be up for anything serious. S: -- Do YOU want something serious? -- I do! I always have... S: -- This is right. Even … Continue reading Loving a lot and loving many
It was a hot summer afternon and the city was sweating. It was my first time in Burgas since I was little, but I didn't feel like sightseeing. I kept on pulling my suitcase after me as Tsvety and I searched for something to eat. As we walked the main street we stopped to listen … Continue reading God speaking through us
It wasn’t until recently that I realized how attached I am to the idea of security. My best friend since 9th grade revealed he was in love with me and ceased having any contact with me whatsoever. What hurt the most was losing ground. Feeling left alone. Seeing how someone can throw you out of … Continue reading (In)secure me
This is the essay I wrote and sent over to colleges as part of my common application to US colleges and universities after I got rejected by Harvard. It took me a lot to write it and it took me a while to post it for eveyone to see, but here it is! Yours,Maggie The … Continue reading The best worst example: another step to truly being an open book!
This interview was first published in Mladiinfo's Artcle zone! Interview done by Emilija Georgievska Magi Nazer is a 19-year-old girl from Bulgaria with an amazing background in the NGO sector. In fact, I am pretty sure that you would never expect for such a young person to have been to Thailand and Bali. Well, this … Continue reading Interview (with) me!