Wednesday Wisdom: Let’s talk about hope

Hello 👋 reader and welcome to my blog! Today I’m going to talk to you about hope. When I think of hope, I think of faith. You can’t have hope without faith. Otherwise, it’s just wishful thinking. Before October 17th 2019, I didn’t have much hope for Lebanon. I would say “it is what itContinue reading “Wednesday Wisdom: Let’s talk about hope”

Storytime: Look how far you’ve come

I hold my son in my arms, and I feel the love flooding through me. This peace washes over me and I feel so much gratitude. If you were with me through my difficult pregnancy, sudden delivery and 3 weeks of agony during which my 1.5 kg son was in the NICU, you’d understand (heContinue reading “Storytime: Look how far you’ve come”

I’m feeling nostalgic today

Hello 👋 reader and welcome to my blog! It’s 2021 and it feels like 2020, but worse. We have gotten used to the idea of staying at home but we are kind of sick and tired of it. So I’ve been living on memories to combat the sadness. I’ve been feeling nostalgic all morning, goingContinue reading “I’m feeling nostalgic today”

Thank you to those who stayed through January 2021

Hello 👋 reader and welcome to my blog! This is an appreciation post for all the readers who stuck with me and kept reading my blogs despite their personal problems, despite their busyness, despite the situation of their country. January 2021 was the longest year ever! I have had more ups and downs in thisContinue reading “Thank you to those who stayed through January 2021”

Storytime: And the lockdown continues…

COVID-19 Information Why can’t people just wear masks and avoid crowded areas? I’ve been wearing a mask since March 2020, and I only visut my parents once a week and my in laws once a week and I occasionally go to the supermarket. Why is it so important for people to laze around in cafesContinue reading “Storytime: And the lockdown continues…”

Happy Monday 🙃

Good morning! How are you doing today? I have a migraine as usual. I’m trying so hard to to go with the flow, not planning, but believe me this week has been bizarre and part of the reason I think is because I’m trying to be spontaneous and not plan. I feel like “who amContinue reading “Happy Monday 🙃”

Motherhood in poems: Healing from PPD

Hello 👋 reader and welcome to my blog! On March 2nd 2020, I published my 1st book on Amazon. My publishing journey has been a whirlwind since I decided to publish in October 2019. Once I decided to actually try to sell my poems because all my friends said “you should sell your poems”, theContinue reading “Motherhood in poems: Healing from PPD”

Disconnect to reconnect

I was going to name this post “the solution to all your problems” but I didn’t want to be THAT dramatic. Good morning everyone! Or good evening, depending on where you are in the world and when you read this. How are you doing? If you’re from America, how are you really? If you’re fromContinue reading “Disconnect to reconnect”

Welcome to Lebanon (a poem)

Welcome to Lebanon Check your sanity at the door We got chaos served as the encore Please don’t leave, come back for more For entrees we got deceit Bad infrastructure and electricity For the main course we got poverty Our landfills filled and so are the streets If you want dessert you got to waitContinue reading “Welcome to Lebanon (a poem)”

Update & Happy Monday!

So I haven’t been posting as often lately. As a result, my stats have dropped. I noticed that the more often I post, the higher my stats get. But I’ve been trying to slow down so others can keep up, but slowing down actually lowered my stats. Anyway, this time wasn’t on purpose. I hurtContinue reading “Update & Happy Monday!”