An afternoon at the Roumieh prison: A couple of times I caught the eye of one of the performers, a pleasant looking guy in his 20s. He held my gaze for a few seconds each time, in which I felt we were two sides of a random coin flip. “It is me but it could have been you…it is you but it could have been me…after this is over I walking out of here…after this is over I am going back to my cell!”
Are countries as we know them today really our best option? What if we are able to create our own countries and to choose the ones we belong to, not based on geography but based on values?
Some not-so-nice rants about the current state of affairs in the MENA region....and a possible path to curing what ails us!
If you are a Hedohumanic you have certain characteristics and values you believe in. Do you find that this list of values applies to you?
This is a blog that I created for very selfish reasons. But I'm happy to admit to what they are.
This is one of my all-time favourite travel blogs, about the time I was in a Buddhist retreat in Kathmandu and then went trekking in the Himalayas. "The lack of morning café latté and double chocolate chip muffins for breakfast notwithstanding, the retreat at Kopan proved to be one of those life experiences that affect you one way or another, consciously and sub-consciously."