Monthly Archives: May 2012

Size doesn’t matter

In a city of cats, you must appreciate the presence of dogs. This tiny dog however seems to take it personal, as if she has to make up for the  lack of  dogs in the neighborhood. “Taki” is our florist’s … Continue reading

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طرابلس مدينة للحياة

مسلّحين؟ طبعاً لا. بل مدجّجين بالأسلحة! وكلّ ما يظهر للعيان هو هدف محتمل. كنّا قد عقدنا العزم على التجمّع أمام مبنى البلديّة منذ التّاسعة صباحاً، لا لإسقاطها بل للانطلاق من أمامها ليبدأ المشوار. تدريجيّاً، غصّ الرّصيف بالرّفاق الّذين بدوا متحمّسين … Continue reading

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Nada’s essay

I’ve published this to Facebook a while ago, I don’t know why I remembered it today. Nada, a nine year old at school was asked to describe a celebrity & this is what she came up with 🙂

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Against All Odds: Tripoli’s International 1/2 Marathon!

A friend of mine asked a question on Facebook two days ago that said: ” What if you were in hell and someone pissed you off, where do you tell them to go?” I told her to Tripoli, somewhere between … Continue reading

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How far would you go?

In a country like Lebanon it’s very unlikely not to hear people discuss politics regardless their age and background, I’m guessing it runs in our genes. Far from over-generalization and falling into the traps of the vicious situation we found … Continue reading

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Ever since I got to the top of the building I live in and took a few snapshots I wanted to go back again and take some others but when the night veils the city. I thought the hardest part … Continue reading

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El Mina From Above

Some time in the past a friend of mine took some marvelous photos of Tripoli from the top of his building and I always wanted to do the same but for some reason, I never did. This afternoon I finally … Continue reading

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Late realization

It took me a whole year to figure out the answer of a question in a challenge I took last March. 30 day challenge consisted of posting a photo each day under a specific title, these were the rule. When … Continue reading

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