Tag Archives: Haifa
I always feel that I should live somewhere else in the world. Perhaps a European city, like Paris, Berlin or Rome. but here I am, living five minutes away from the beach, in a city that is always overlooked by everyone. I live in Haifa, the bride of sea. Isn’t that a nickname of every […]
Do you remember when the sea was blue? Blue as its sky? Or as that shirt that you once wore and never again? Why is blue a cold color? just like our seas, and our mountains. Just like our fantasies and desires. I still remember that day, when the sea was blue, and the breeze […]
It’s six thirty in the morning. I woke up. I don’t wake up that early, but I’m happy I can get out of bed at that hour. I hear the rain falling down so heavily. It’s a bit chilly. I wake up and look at my window near my bed. It’s all foggy. It’s the […]
A picture I took from the airplane while flying over the city of Haifa. I’ve lived, worked, studied, lived again, grown, and loved in this city. Even though it’s not my hometown, it is my home.
Originally posted on مش عادي:
في حيفا قصص كثيرة يحاكيها الزمان وروايات أخرى مخفية عن الأعيان هناك حكايا مخبأة بين الأزقة والجدران إنها لمدينة يعجب لها القادم من أي مكان في حيفا، حدائق معلقة أنماها إنسان جنة على الأرض ملأها الحنان ويقين أنها كونية في كل زمان لكن في مقابرها تخفي شجن على ماضٍ كان لها مرصوص…
I don’t travel much, mainly because I don’t have the time, the money, or even the company to travel with. But when I get lucky and do travel I find myself exploring an adventure that teaches me a lot about myself and how I see things. It also teaches me a lot about my surrounding. […]
Originally posted on The Singing Martingale:
I saw the other day that some (well, exactly two) friends of mine in Haifa just got married (to each other). Since I didn’t get a chance to be at their wedding, here’s my uninvited toast (the groom’s side): One of many people’s objections to internet dating – including…
The new song “Hello” by Adele came out and everyone fell completely in love with it. Some others were annoyed by people’s obsession and decided to complain each time they hear it or see it on their Facebook feed. I personally liked the song and I think Adele has an amazing voice. Reasons why people are so […]
I’m going to dedicate this post to support local artists I know. I studied theatre with them and they deserve all kind recognition and support, after their hard work. They are young, ambitious, innovative, creative, talented and confident. And, they need your help. Help build Khashabi Ensemble Theatre This is what they have to say: […]
As I was sitting on the roof, with my dear beloved people, I knew it’s a lovely day. There are too many things I crave for. And too many things I lost. But that day was lovely and I thought I had everything I needed for that particular day or moment.