The Burning of Moria

Hello my dear friends, Today I was going to post another blog about Palestinian culture, but given what is happening in Lesvos I feel that it's more important to focus on that. If you have been following the news then you will know that Moria burned to the ground a few days ago, leaving 13,000 …

Precious One and Worn-out One

The most powerful form of communication is that of story-telling; we learn stories from school, the news, our family and friend and whether we realize it or not, we are all held captive by them. Story-telling is a way to share our histories, our cultures and our lives with others and I think it's particularly …

A Shift in Gears

Hello friends! It's been quite some time since I've put the virtual pen to paper. Many of you know that when there are long stretches of silence from me that usually means I'm doing poorly in my mental health. Luckily, that isn't the case this time. Of course, there is the severe lack of motivation …