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كان ياما كان

"ماما كملي لنا قصة الرجل اللي سافر بالمنطاد من إيطاليا لليبيا" كانت جملة أثيلة أول ما ركبت السيارة وتحركنا من المدرسة. تذكرت عندها وفي وقت ما حماسنا وإحنا صغار عندما يجلس أحد كبار السن ويحكي لنا قصة ما,,قد تكون قصة عن زمانه وشبابه,, وربما عن شظف العيش وهو صغير, أو عن تنقلاتهم القديمة على "حمارة… Continue reading كان ياما كان

belief · cancer · death · grief · life · loss · mom · mother · motherhood · pain · parents

Between life and death

Yesterday, I stayed up late. It has been the case for the last month or so.  Sleep hasn't been a priority initially, but for the last week it has been a privilege that takes me away from the reality. Yesterday after midnight, I thought to myself that maybe writing will do me some good. On… Continue reading Between life and death

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Random Photos, and baby R turning 1…

I haven't posted my random photos for a while,, But here I am.. The first part of the photos today is on Ramadhan, and the second Part is on the celebration of my little R turning one alhamdulilah.   However if you are not Omani, you'd notice that the celebration is quite different from the usual… Continue reading Random Photos, and baby R turning 1…

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Cultural Diversity…

  I come from a culture that is bound to make you feel protected at times, or lack privacy and personal identity at other times. It is very acceptable to get comments like 'you are still not pregnant' after being married for few months and receiving endless (usually unwanted) advice on specific alternative medication that… Continue reading Cultural Diversity…