On November of the year 1943 was the first play of the tragi-comedy titled: "An Independent Republic Called Lebanon", at the national theatre of sectarianism, by a French producer Catroux under the heavy climate of WW2 and at the cross-road of regional powers' repositioning. This first play was followed by several casting sessions in … Continue reading !ويستمر العرض الساخر
I wanted to share with you this poem, by Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936), which I am sure you'll appreciate. “If” If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you; If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too; If … Continue reading You’ll be a Man, my son!
United we Stand, Divided we Fall ! إما نتحد أو نكمل السقوط
In Gerhard Herm's "the Phoenicians", you can read how much skilled were the inhabitants of the Levant. They were so skilled that noble Greeks - wanting to value their gifts - fake engraved them with symbols relating to Phoenicia... something like today's "made in Japan", "made in Germany" or "made in Switzerland". Another example, related by … Continue reading Whatever you do, do it heartily !
If there is something we utmost need to craft a brighter shared future, that would be definitely not giant statues, giant posters of obsolete "leaders", empty slogans on giant billboards, giant commemorations of fabricated heroes or giant egos... what we need is the Art of Loving each other and our Nation ! That Art of Love … Continue reading !نفس الشمس The Art of Love!
“Imagine, if you will, being on your death bed and standing around your bed are the ghosts of the ideas, the dreams, the abilities, the talents given to you by life. And that you – for whatever reason – you never acted on those ideas, you never pursued that dream, you never used those talents; … Continue reading Dream, Set Goals & Keep Moving!
Come on, admit it. There are things you do in life only because everyone else is doing them. Being different - specially in our society is not seen as good because it is threatening! Our society prefers those who submit themselves to conventions, who are legalistic, silent, nodding, parochial, and dogmatic.
https://youtu.be/2bMW22hXaKo “I’m down here. Face down. And I have no arms, no legs. It should be impossible for me to get back up. But it’s not. You see, I will try 100 times to get up. And if I fail 100 times… if I fail and I give up, do you think I’m ever … Continue reading We must FAIL, to make a Change
“What are we having this liberty for? We are having this liberty in order to reform our social system, which is full of inequality, discrimination and other things, which conflict with our fundamental rights.” --- "Pour quoi avons-nous cette liberté ? Nous avons cette liberté pour réformer notre système social, qui est plein de discrimination et … Continue reading The Journey Begins