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1.5 Million Reasons Why

Today is the 24th of April. It’s the day when all Armenians all over the world gather and march in memory of 1.5 million who died in the hands of the Turks one hundred and one years ago.  Robert Fisk … Continue reading

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I Wish For Some Peace

As I sit in my comfortable home in Montreal and watch the news of refugees and their flight from terror, I can’t help but think about when we were forced to leave Beirut in search of a safer and more … Continue reading

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Literary Prizes!

“I’ve always been a fan of Canadian literature. I think it’s important that we celebrate and highlight the extraordinary achievements of our own cultures. It is a privilege and a pleasure to highlight and bring forth the magnificent achievements of … Continue reading

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How Could I Have Missed It?

Ernest Hemingway wrote: “It is awfully easy to be hard-boiled about everything in the daytime, but at night is another thing.” Do you ever wonder how different your perception of things is between day and night? Do you notice how … Continue reading

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People Are Like Chef’s Salads

Do you ever wonder what your life might have been like if you were born let’s say to different parents in a different part of the world? I mean if you had a different nationality or belonged to a different … Continue reading

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Home Is A Notion

I don’t know how but it seems that lately all my stories take place at some clinic. The other day I was at the clinic yet again waiting for my turn when I started a conversation with the lady beside … Continue reading

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In Search Of Completeness

Things are not looking good again in Lebanon, not with the revolt in neighboring Syria and the political turmoil that is sweeping the Arab world in the name of uprising. For almost a year now I have stopped reading newspaper … Continue reading

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