No, I'm not trying to fool you with the title and yes, I know it is June already but ever since I landed on this side of 30 I've been groggy and dull brained. My 'new post up every Saturday' intention has gone a bit haywire since Ramadan, exams, and Doha's heat have frazzled the… Continue reading May Gratitude: 11 days off for Eid!
Okay...mmmhh, this is awkward. I had three blog posts drafted, waiting to be polished and then BAM! I got nothing. I can't post any of them anymore. Because of the current political climate, they're suddenly outdated and potentially risky to share. Don't get me wrong, there's nothing controversial in there. They're the same old info/advice/reflections… Continue reading I got nothing, or, Ramadan Kareeeeem
Yes I know, I know. It really is time to shake things up a little on this neglected blog of mine. So, here is something different: an interview with the most special man in my life about his experience (so far) of Ramadan in a Muslim country. Zoya: So we're a week into Ramadan and… Continue reading Ramadan in Qatar: a guy’s perspective
We went to The Mall of Qatar the other day, I spotted an artificial blossom tree which made me realise: it is officially May. I have this single, disconnected memory where I recall being very young, sitting on the floor and holding what I can only guess now must've been a deck of cards. The… Continue reading Month of May