Stepping High in My Cowboy Boots

Serap Tezgel (+Video)


There is nothing as seductive as reality. Starting a new life in a new country was not as easy as it seemed in the cowboy movies of my childhood in Turkey. In Canada, no one cared about my life. I had to become my own hero to overcome obstacles and create a new life with a new career as a social worker. The challenges I faced did not kill me. They made me resilient like many nameless heroes.

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