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Bruises

We bruise easily, but the bruises don’t go away simply. They become scars that we carry from our past to our present and then to our future.

Achievements in Women's Rights in Lebanon

Video: Achievements In Women’s Rights In Lebanon

I produced this video for Nasawiya‘s training program “Ghayreh 3adtik Bitzeed S3adtik – Feminist Tools for Change”. The animation showcases achievements in women’s rights in Lebanon so far and examples...

All It Took Was A Tweet

On Wednesday, 7 July 2010, CNN fired its Senior Editor of Middle East Affairs Octavia Nasr (@OctaviaNasr) over her Tweet following the death of Lebanese religious leader Sayyed Mohammad Hussein...

The Moment Of Truth

If there’s a moment of truth, it’s the moment you face yourself for all the things you are and aren’t, for all the things you want but don’t have, for...

Blog In Arabic Art

Darreja – Trend The Arabic Language

Darreja – Trend the Arabic Language (اللغة العربية – درّجا) An illustration for Blog in Arabic Day in support of the Arabic Language Festival, June 26, 2010. (Darrajeh means bicycle in...

Blog In Arabic Art

Arabic Has A Touch Of OCD

Arabic has a touch of OCD, like me: عربي معرب An illustration for Blog in Arabic Day in support of the Arabic Language Festival, June 26, 2010

Note To Self And Selves

That’s life: you set a goal and you do your best to reach it, sometimes you achieve it, sometimes you don’t, but you can and should be proud of your...

Empathy

Humans of this forsaken earth, learn to empathize. The fate of all those broken souls depends on you.

Our Souls

Our souls last as long as our allotted bodies. And so, we wait. We live and we wait for that unknown expiry date.