Musings

Who’s the real killer here?

Who’s the real killer here?

6 days into self-isolation for a mild flu, my sister asked me what I thought about the entire situation surrounding the global COVID-19 outbreak. For a while I genuinely thought about her question, polishing my points, ready to back my arguments up with scientific evidence, […]

Humming

Humming

It seems to me that people are happier, No matter where I am, I seem to pass someone happy, And I know this because I see it, I see the light in their eyes, shining from deep within their souls, I see the little smile […]

Moving, Thinking, Deciding

Moving, Thinking, Deciding

Hi there! Yes, it’s been a moment since I’ve last posted a blog post (have never been able to say this without cringing inside. Posted a post. Ugh). Within that moment, some wild, life-changing, new things have been happening. I pseudo-moved to the Middle East […]

The Happy Girls

The Happy Girls

Here’s to the happy girls. The girls who are always smiling and ready to joke around. The girls who’ll comfort you when you’re down. Here’s to the girls who pieced themselves together when their world broke. To the girls who saved themselves, no need for […]

غُرْبَة – Take me home

غُرْبَة – Take me home

غُرْبَة / تَغَرُّب Pronounced ghorba/ tagharob  Emigration; leaving one’s country to live abroad; estrangement; loneliness; being far away from one’s country غُرْبَة: وَحْشَة alienation; desolation ; dreariness ; estrangement ; forlornness ; loneliness