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What Do You Do?

The other day I read an article online that scared the hell out of me. It relayed a threat by ISIS that concerned the region where my family and friends live in Lebanon. When I sent the link to my … Continue reading

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The Laziest Man

The late Naguib Mahfouz once gave the following advice: “You must beware of advice. You must find yourself by yourself, in the context of your times. Be a serious and good lover of your work. Please love your work more … Continue reading

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Okay Is A Blanket Word

Today morning when I sat down at my desk to write, I stared at the blank page and nothing happened. I couldn’t think of anything to write without the fear of repetition. It happens when I have so many thoughts … Continue reading

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“It’s Wonderful- We Hate It”

In my search for answers and the truth these past years or so, I have wondered about the road that I am on, the road on which there is so much beauty and pain. This journey towards the unknown that … Continue reading

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Can’t Fail At Being You!

Yesterday evening over dinner my kid said, “What a shitty summer we had.” Yes, it was a shitty summer for all three of us. And staying positive is one of the biggest challenges I face right now. It has become … Continue reading

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When A Thing Is Wrong

Henry David Thoreau writes: “The cost of a thing is the amount of what I call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run.” Many are the times when I make a promise … Continue reading

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The Squirrel And I

Are you an optimist? Do you have a positive attitude towards life? Well I do, most of the time. In fact I am not only an optimist but an idealist too. I don’t say this with pride. No. An optimistic … Continue reading

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