Live simple introducing Chris Khatchadourian as a contributing author to the blog

  Chris is a part-time writer with a magical imagination. I met Chris at Haigazian University. He is majoring in English Literature. His ideas triggered me to know more about this astonishing young man, who is currently the President of the HU English Society, and previously was Haigazian Herald’s editor. His works have appeared in […]

From an Empty Bottle

I was always intrigued by those who got drunk on Happy Hour. My curiosity sparked a certain need to know more about them and about their lives, and I just had to investigate them. I don’t know the reason, but I always found them mysterious, somewhat interesting. They looked wise yet dim-witted, happy yet morose. […]

Simple Observations

Whether it is early in the morning, brunch time, lunch time, or dinner time, coffee shops on Hamra Street are always swarming with youngsters who do not actually need the caffeine to go through the day. Some of them act like they do, but most of them would not even be having coffee, but orange […]

Letter from Alanoud Alfayez

  To World Media,The people ,seeking to save what's left of my 4 daughters youth and health,no vengeance nor hate.Help us #FreeThe4— Alanoud D. Alfayez (@AlanoudDAlfayez) March 23, 2014     Years have gone by, and my four daughters, Sahar, Maha, Hala, & Jawaher are still held against their will, confined in heavily guarded villas, […]

The Four Musketeers

To Alanoud Al-fayez: We all set down with the sunset but you rise and shine; When you rise you write the truth for this strange world; Your eyes are the oceans of hope; Your words are the wind of freedom; And we are all just colors in your divine portrait  Today, Alanoud Al-Fayez is going […]

Free ebook: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak.

  “I wanted to tell the book thief many things, about beauty and brutality. But what could I tell her about those things that she didn’t already know? I wanted to explain that I am constantly overestimating and underestimating the human race-that rarely do I ever simply estimate it. I wanted to ask her how […]

Saint Patrick’s Day

 It’s Today! Oh well how many beers have you drank so far? I don’t know what time is it at your place right now, but hell aye its 6 pm here and its time for DRINKING! Yes, We Do Celebrate Saint patrick’s Day in Lebanon, although we don’t have any Irish people in our demography, […]