Recently, what with work and other stuff happening in life, there are some things that, while I LOVE doing, I can’t seem to find the time for. For example, watching anime. I do watch it from time to time, and mostly to catch up on the REALLY good ones. But there are a few that… Continue reading The Good Ol’ Shounen Days
I may be late or ahead of time, depending on what date I’m following (which I myself am not sure of), but I figure that this particular dedication to a particular parent is worth a post. I could write sentences about how awesome mothers are– mine in particular. I could write a whole list of… Continue reading #ThankYouMom
Disclaimer: In which I speak about a very obscure generalization of the self. A couple of months ago, I stumbled on this scene in Orhan Pamuk’s book, White Castle. One of the protagonists, an inquisitive Turkish scholar whose quest of knowledge scares his fellow citizens, asks his Christian slave: “Why am I what I am?”… Continue reading Am I Me?
So, last weekend, I was lucky to attend the Untitled Chapters 2nd Anniversary event. Untitled Chapters is a writing group for Emirati ladies, and what we do is basically support each other in improving our craft. What’s become a customary thing for the anniversary event is releasing a volume of the writing collected over… Continue reading In which my words are in fine print
For my vacation this year, while it was unexpected, was pretty nice. Not of the awesome historical level I adored with Irish. But…it was alright. Most of the happiness is because I got to spend time with family, and the weather was just amazing. Europa Park Interesting thing about this theme park is that it’s… Continue reading A German Summer #1
Since most of the shows are on break, I took it as a chance to catch up and pick up a couple of shows – or anime. Once Upon a Time: I managed to finish this, with a sinking heart. I’ve never hidden my love for this series– I LOVE it, even now, when it blundered… Continue reading What I’m Watching #1