- A screenwriter with a dream to publish fantasy novels.
- A spiritual guide & tarot reader.
- An award winning short filmmaker
- A TEDx Speaker
Home (Side A)
I sit in utter darkness. A country-wide blackout. I question. I debate. I ponder. What is home? The answer as uncertain as the electricity in Beirut.
Home (Side B)
I sit in utter darkness. A country empty from light. I question. I debate. I ponder. A stream of thought no end in sight. What is home?
CAPERNUM - A REVIEW
It is truly a fascinating matter when one is able to witness the evolution of a director over the course of a decade. Nadine Labaki, Lebanon’s diamond in the rough filmmaker, has constantly strived for putting her passion on the map and directly put a spotlight on her nation.
A Thief Upon the Lake
Thwack. Thwack. Thwack. Derah swung his fist high above his head and brought it down onto the frozen surface of the lake with every ounce of strength he had left. His drive relentless. His hope unwavering. He had to break through. He just had to. He was her only hope.
The first poem I ever wrote and published, I wrote for my middle school’s end of year newspaper. It wasn’t the first time I had written something though. That honor belonged to a short story I had written with my best friend at the time, about a herd of Diplodocuses journeying to find their new home. I wrote the story on notebook paper and he illustrated every page. It was our pride and joy. Around ten fully illustrated and colored pages, with a heart-felt story about family and survival.
Man of Steel - A Perspective
When MAN OF STEEL first premiered, it’s safe to say it wasn’t met with a lot of positive feedback from fans – though let’s be clear none of the current DC Comic films have been loved by fans at all.
“ I love you…” I stared into your glistening eyes as I attempted to take in the words you uttered. Across my entire life on this planet, never had anyone said those words to me outside my family. Never had anyone whispered them so gently and genuinely as they looked into my eyes. Never had I felt this overwhelming wave of emotion as strongly as I had in that moment.
A Rant and a Lesson
My experience with discipline, specifically my creative output discipline, has always been a challenge, but then again, artists tend to have quite an interesting relationship with that word.