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Palestine Photo Series

Palestine Photo Series Occupied Palestine, 2012   This Palestine photo series was inspired by my mama. I was honored and overjoyed when my mama asked me to go through the photos I took from my Palestine trip back in 2012 for the purpose of hanging them in the living room for all to view. The photos were chosen by my… Read more →

House of Palestine – Annual Lawn Program 2015

House of Palestine – Annual Lawn Program 2015 International Cottages in Balboa Park, San Diego August 23, 2015   It was a beautiful event filled with history, traditions, delicious food, folkloric Dabke dances, a vibrant fashion show with traditional Thobes with special embroidery representing each city in Palestine, and timeless culture. It was definitely a special event that is not… Read more →

My American Charm Turns on Airport Security

Asalaamu Alaikum! My thoughts are all over the place right now. I’m going to do my best to write out what I have been thinking about for the last week and a half. A week after Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr, I took a flight to a place that I have dreamt of visiting since I turned twelve in the summer of… Read more →