We are quickly approaching my favorite time of the year here in Western New York. The summer is dying, exhaling its last golden breath before the long Autumn nights carry us into winter's silent twilight. Unquestionably Autumn is my favorite season - I can feel the energy of the earth withdrawing into itself, crackling underneath… Continue reading Dreadlocks, Exhaustion and Name Games
Dear friends, I've never been been someone that's been good at small talk. I've always preferred to get straight to the issue at hand in order to have a meaningful exchange. So, rather than easing you into this post I'm simply going to dive in and tell you what's been going on with me… Continue reading It’s Been Awhile…
My dear friends - It has been many weeks since I've posted which has allowed me time and space for self-care. I has been slow going but with the support of friends and family things have gotten much better. My fiance recommended, early last month, that I shelve everything to do with faith, activism, justice and… Continue reading Checking in
Hello, My name is Azeeza. I’m a 25 yr old Palestinian woman from Hebron in Occupied Palestine. I have a Bachelor Degree in Information Technology and in June 2016 I obtained my Masters in Informatics whilst working at Palestine Polytechnic University as a teaching assistant. From September 2016 to February 2017 I undertook an internship with Christian… Continue reading Azeeza
I know that I just released a schedule for a whole new format for the blog - and I apologize to those who were looking forward to it - but I need to take a break from this blog. Those of you who have been with me since the beginning, you know that this is… Continue reading A Break…
I spent about a week, in whole, shadowing the CPT team in an effort to find out whether or not I wanted to move forward and apply for their training as a reservist. During that time I had the great fortune to meet up with other groups that had a presence in Hebron - ISM… Continue reading Huwaida Arraf is a Bad Ass!
I call this one the 'Sweet Baby Jesus!' Veggie Bomber because it's so good it'll make you see Jesus' sandals. Yes, I went ahead and said it. I Now I don't care if you're vegan, vegetarian, or eat nothing but meat - this is a good little bit of num nums in your tum tums.… Continue reading “Sweet Baby Jesus!” Veggie Bomber