Mothers Strength

By Gift Mbewe, Zambia  It started just around my thigh area, my hamstrings were literally killing me. It felt as though I had been trying to flex my hamstrings for hours. I thought the pain would go away, but then it gradually started shifting towards my knees, into my calves and right down to my … Continue reading Mothers Strength

Drive!

By Rawan, Libya It was a cool summer day, unlike other summer days with no electricity, breeze or anything special. This day was the opposite, as it had all of these things, especially something special. My brother, Anis, had just opened the garage of our house to introduce a new friend, my first car! It took … Continue reading Drive!

A Pair of Tortured Eyes BY Widad Fakhr-Eddine, Morocco

Our first encounter dates back to 2014 when we were introduced to each other by a common friend. I can hardly remember the conversation, in which I took almost no part, was about; I was too busy studying her eyes - they were as dark as a grave and looked greatly weary. But there was … Continue reading A Pair of Tortured Eyes BY Widad Fakhr-Eddine, Morocco

The Way to Change by Aseel, Palestine

We all encounter numerous troubles in life. The troubles that may end our lives or make our future. The troubles that may make us stronger and more patient as well as make us different people. It was during 2015 and 2016 when I was 17 years old. It was my last year in high school. … Continue reading The Way to Change by Aseel, Palestine

Impossible means “I’m possible” by Enas Abahreh, Palestine

When I was 20, my life began to change!  It was the last year in my major and I got engaged in the same time. His name  is "Asem" he was 27 years old at the time. He is tall but not as beautiful as me 😁 I loved him and he also loved me. Suddenly, … Continue reading Impossible means “I’m possible” by Enas Abahreh, Palestine