Monthly Archives: May 2012

Walking in Shib-Shib through Sahaba St…

Every morning is different for me in Gaza. I am not sure whether I will be awoken by Israeli F16’s, aerial drones or my host Eliyaan knocking on my door until I get up. Either way having the privilege of waking up in Gaza is something that I will never forget for my entire life. […]

Shegeie Market…

   Gaza gets more exciting and interesting everyday. The people living here live their lives very spontaneously. This morning I woke up in one of the oldest cities in Gaza. Nadal invited Jamaal and I to spend the night at his house in Shegeie. I barely got any sleep. Jamaal, a man named Ahmed who […]

Babal Haara…

Its Wednesday morning at 12:05PM and i sit with my friend Nadaal in a coffee shop called Babal Haara which is located in Central Gaza City Al Remel Street. The last two days have been extremely tiresome and the situation in Gaza  can not only can be physically challenging but also mentally. There is always something to […]

Al Nakba

Salaam and greetings to everyone who reads my first blog post of my trip to Palestine. Hopefully you will enjoy it and at the same time experience with me my journey in the blessed lands of Gaza, Palestine. As i sit in As-saftaawi, in the Gaza strip i am overwhelmed with feelings , thoughts and emotions as to how i actually […]

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