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Rain in May

It rained a lot the other day. Very unusual for the Middle East. Rain in May. The rain brought out the snails and my little Pomi has a good heart. He collected them… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Treasure

“Water, water, water… There is no shortage of water in the desert but exactly the right amount…unless you try to establish a city where no city should be.” ― Edward Abbey, Desert Solitaire

Weekly Photo Challenge: Selfie

“Were you watching me sleep? Because I thought we agreed that’s creepy.” ― Ilona Andrews, Magic Rises

We Are One

Originally posted on Kindness Blog:
‘abdelrahmanatallah’ wrote:“This is Jordan, and, God willing, this is how it always will be. Merry Christmas!”

A Murder of Crows

” Shut up! Be quiet already!” ” Good morning to you too. Who are you shouting at?”             ” I am trying to get the birds to shut… Continue reading

Boston Marathon Tragedy

A moment of silence


In the middle of the night I wake up because I think I felt something moving. I grab the flashlight I keep on my nightstand, switch it on and there is Pomi! Clambering… Continue reading

Be Yourself

Pomi  likes to disguise himself. ” Why not blend in. Not draw attention to ourselves?” ” It may be difficult in your case.” ” Why?” ” You are very short. “ ” Thank… Continue reading

Pomi of Arabia

”  Look.  Another duststorm!” Pomi was clinging to the banister wrapped in white fabric. ” What’s with that outfit? Are you wearing my curtains again?” ” No.” ” What did you cut to… Continue reading

Looking for Locusts

” What are you wearing?” ” The closest thing to rubber boots I could find.” Pomi stomped out onto the roof wearing a pair of dolls shoes. ” Where is all the dirt… Continue reading