Author: Joelle

10 Smoking Things

10 Things You Should Know About Smoking in Lebanon is an infographic I designed to support the new tobacco-control bill that has been submitted to the Lebanese Parliament. The new bill,...

Blog Action Day - Water and Gender

Woman In A Bottle

This illustration is my contribution to Blog Action Day 2010 to raise awareness about water. I chose the angle of water and gender. More on the Issue: Millions of women...

Google doodle inspired by Lebanese dialect

Hi! Kifkon? Ça va? – A Google Doodle

I made this Google Doodle for Abaadblobs.com, the search engine for the Lebanese blogosphere developed by @migheille. “Hi! Kifkon? Ça va?” is the typical Lebanese greeting, combining English (Hi), Arabic...

Tag Cloud: How social media changed my life

How Social Media Changed My Life

For quite some time now, I’ve been meaning to reflect on the impact of social media on my life. I guess now is the right time to do so, if...

A Little Gem From The “Afterlives”

I don’t think I’ll ever stop singing the praises of David Eagleman’s superb collection of short-stories, “Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlives.” I remember when I bought it, I was...

Moments Of Clarity

One of life’s idiosyncrasies is that our moments of clarity only come to us when we’re on our way to hitting rock bottom, or when we’d already been living there...

Adbusting The Mid-East Peace Talks

Israeli and Palestinian leaders have held their first direct negotiations in nearly two years, in Washington. US President Barack Obama made an appeal to the Israeli and Palestinian leaders on...