Servant Quarter

here you go // yeh lo a room for two (or more) an entire family, perhaps (if i’m feeling generous) detached, distanced and disparaged  just like our relationship – unseen the way our society calls for it to be. you will take care of my children, maybe even more so than the woman who bore […]

The Trouble With Saudi Arabia

I was raised in Dubai, so I’d prefer to believe I have a fairly reasonable understanding of the Gulf, how Gulf countries function, and how their political systems (if applicable) are controlled. I love Dubai, and yes it definitely has its flaws just like every other developing city in the world, but there’s a certain […]

Love, Depression and Overdue Realizations

Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person’s thoughts, behavior, feelings and sense of well-being.[1][2] People with depressed mood can feel sad, anxious, empty, hopeless, helpless, worthless, guilty, irritable, ashamed or restless. They may lose interest in activities that were once pleasurable, experience loss of appetite or […]