Today was promotion day. I had my hair and make-up done. I had the tall shoes on. I had a parent ask me where I was because they thought I was someone different. I hadContinue reading
I talked about my dreams before and how strange they are. Sometimes they sound like they’re the plot of a novel. I dreamt that my parents were scientists working on building this space station/space ship.Continue reading
Tomorrow my boys are promoted from grade 1 into grade 2. They sing a song in Arabic and then recite a poem in English. After they get their promotion certificate and any honours they mayContinue reading
There are two types of traveller, those who like to have everything planed out for them in advance with little left to surprise and those who like to wing it. I’ve travelled in both stylesContinue reading
Long ago people from all over travelled to the Temple of Apollo at Delphi to have their fortune told. The Oracle who resided here was an older woman who was the epitome of all fortuneContinue reading
There is no water to spare in the dry Wadi Rum desert of Jordan. This tree must fight to gather every drop it can.
As a child I was a picky eater. I was not as bad a my brother though, who seemed to go through a phase where he ate nothing but Mr. Noodles and Chef Boyardee. MyContinue reading
I began travelling in 2005 with a trip to Italy with my Grandma and cousin. Since then I have never really stopped except those brief moments when I go back to school. I left myContinue reading