I Feel Therefore I am

I understand that part of growing up is realizing that the world is not a fairytale. Which I do realize. I also realize that it is full of injustice and unfairness. As an adult, I should accept the idea that evil exists and that sometimes there is nothing we can do to completely stop it….

Ending Yulin Festival Step by Step

This post is about Animal Hope and Wellness Foundation. Marc, is currently in Asia trying to shutdown dog and cat slaughterhouses during Yulin Festival. The foundation needs funds urgently to save the dogs that are about to be released soon. I wrote the full story in Arabic trying to raise awareness among people in the…

Change The World

Examples of people who made the world a better place made the phrase “Change The World” a popular one. It used to be a really meaningful phrase that motivated even more people to make the world a better place. However, because of its overuse, especially in the wrong context, that phrase or idea started to…

Early Feminist Drama

Drama is a unique form of literature that is meant to be performed on stage and seen by the audience, except the closet drama, which is meant to be read. Short stories are similar to closet drama that they are meant to be read as well. Because a play is written in a way that…

Tolerance, Forgiveness, Perseverance and More

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian is one of the best novels I have ever read. It’s written by Sherman Alexie who wrote this novel based on his own experience. The novel is told in first person by the most important character, Arnold Jr. The other important characters who have influenced Arnold in…

A Brief About The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

After asking people around me and doing a small research about human rights I realized that people who know about human rights are very few. They know it exists but they do not know its history or what it is simply about. It is very necessary that every single human being knows about his rights….

Up There

Where you don’t have to work so hard to pay your bills, or study so hard to pass an exam. Where you don’t have to worry about judging or being judged. Where you don’t have to drag your past’s memories, to worry about living your present the right way, or to fear the uncertainty of…

I Know the Way You Can Get

I know the way you can get When you have not had a drink of Love: Your face hardens, your sweet muscles cramp. Children become concerned about a strange look that appears in your eyes which even begins to worry your own mirror and nose. Squirrels and birds sense your sadness and call an important…

A Dead Living the Dream

The internal conflict between achieving financial security and taking care of one’s family can lead a person to turmoil and self-destruction. Arthur Miller’s play, Death of a Salesman, deals precisely with this theme: the protagonist’s inability to reconcile this internal conflict in regards to achieving the American Dream leads to his death. Miller’s play presents…

Let the Divine Take the Lead

Something happens after you align with the Divine for a while. You begin to feel on a cellular level that things are unfolding exactly in the way that they should. At the rate and timing they need. You start to trust the process. You relax from the endless pushing that most of us learned at…

Stem Cells (Part II)

The History, Current Status and Future of Stem Cell Research Stem cell research has been a controversial issue since the first time stem cells were discovered.  It drew public attention from the beginning but today stem cell research is becoming a major public concern as its popularity is increasing.  The controversy is centered around a…

Stem Cells (Part I)

General Definition of a Cell, Cell Organelles, Cycles and Types What distinguishes living creatures from the nonliving?  There’s no specific definition for life. However, most biologists agree that living organisms must have some specific fundamental characteristics that make them alive. One of these fundamental characteristics is that all living organisms are made up of one…