waw

I’m so excited to introduce my new logo for my blog. You make the sound from the word “wow” when you pronounce the 27th letter “و” in the Arabic language. The letter “و” is also the Arabic for the word “and” – I’m Arab and Canadian. I’m a hybrid, implying that I am not just […]

dis·en·chant·ed | hope·ful

ˌdisinˈCHan(t)əd/ adjective – disappointed by someone or something previously respected or admired; disillusioned.”he became disenchanted with his erstwhile ally” ˈhōpfəl/ adjective – feeling or inspiring optimism about a future event.”a hopeful sign” For a hopeful and optimistic person to feel true gut-wrenching disenchantment is like no disappointment I can imagine. Now, as the definition says, […]

My Day

You’re not better than me and I’m not inferior. But, can we agree that patriarchy is still alive and kicking? Great. Growing up, I always felt like I had to go on the defensive in terms of where I came from and why I looked like I did. Yeah, it was pretty superficial but hey. […]