Tag Archives: dreams

Why #Dubai?

Dubai, the largest city in the UAE, will be hosting World Expo 2020. I was rooting for Dubai since the campaign started. Why Dubai, you ask. Short answer: ‘Why not?’ Longer answer: keep reading… New York is the city that gives … Continue reading

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You can’t afford to miss this movie

Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people. Gibran Khalil Gibran Friends who were visiting in November suggested I watch a movie called ‘Searching for … Continue reading

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Hold that dream!

I have a little munchkin that often wakes me up at ungodly hours to complain about one of her disturbing dreams. Once she dreamt that our dog told her to relax and she freaked out because he could talk. This … Continue reading

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The kid in us (continued)

I make it a habit to sit quietly and listen to kids talk. A wonderland of wisdom disguised as childish exchanges awaits us if we take the time to actually hear what our little people say. The way these young … Continue reading

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Conversations with a dreamer

I have these meaningful talks with my kid. They usually go down when I’m driving my (now scratched) car on the highway, with my little one in the back, strapped to her seat and philosophizing about things in between ordering … Continue reading

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The Purple Rose of Cairo

One of my all time favorite filmmakers is Woody Allen.  I get how he thinks, I like the way he writes his movies, how he treats human behavior and human nature, and how his imagination takes us places where no … Continue reading

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What dreams may come

You got a dream, you gotta protect it. People can’t do something themselves, they wanna tell you that you can’t do it. You want something? Go get it. Period ~ The Pursuit of Happiness __________________________________________________ DREAM OF ME Let me sleep … Continue reading

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Quotes as gifts

Today I will share with you a few quotes that I believe will be an inspiration to those of you going through a rough time, or those in that kind of lull one feels during the holidays when one takes … Continue reading

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people and trances

Trying to stand up on the back of a galloping horse.  That is the image falling in love evokes, and I have seen many lovers on this trip.  Young and old couples oblivious to the world around them, being in … Continue reading

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