A Case of Hit and Miss

Today at Gaza Camp, I got a shot to my hopes when a student of mine asked me “Miss ,do we write people with the “p” letter that has the stick on top or ‘b” letter that has the stick on the bottom”. I tried to keep my cool, once I heard that question, especially…

We Mustn’t Talk About It !

Before you continue reading , I must warn you that if you are traditional in thought, conservative, or overtly religious, you may not like what you may read in the paragraphs to come, so consider that you have been told and that this is the point where you either decide to read on, or click…

Assumptions and Labels

The other day, while I was at the supermarket buying a bunch of tasteless food items for a self imposed 100-day dieting initiative, I bumped into a girl I haven’t seen for over ten years. We recognized each other instantly and so we exchanged the regular pleasantries . And, then she asked me the status…