Recently, I have found myself fascinated by the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). I have been reading up on the different types a little at a time. It’s been especially interesting reading about my type, and types like mine, So I thought it might be fun to combine this newfound knowledge with one of my favourite hobbies (*Watching Anime*), by making Anime recommendations based on personality type.
On April 3rd 2016, I finished reading a book called Quiet – The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain. I am able to recall this date exactly, not because I have great memory, but because moments after finishing the book, I wrote a grateful email to the therapist […]
Poet Mourid Barghouti’s prize-winning novel, I Saw Ramallah is a thought-provoking chronicle of displacement. In it, the author tells the story of his return to his birthplace of Dier Ghassanah, in Ramallah, Palestine, after a protracted exile of over thirty years.
Remember the magical water combatant spray I talked about in 2011? Never Wet? Well, towards the end of last month, it finally went on sale in the U.S. According to Gizmodo, you can buy it for $20 at any Home Depot, however, I wouldn’t rush to get it anytime soon. Because in a follow-up article this […]
Those of you who pay attention not just to what I say in my writing, but also to how I write, may have noticed an increase in my use of certain punctuation marks: like the colon, and semi-colon. This is mainly a side-effect of my having read this book (pictured below). “Eats, shoots and leaves” is […]