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Cadence

Our time together was brief, but it was as sweet as the music that came with it. In that cutthroat jungle¬†where chaos was law and culture was comatose and considered pretentious, you alone conveyed its compassion with such conviction and … Continue reading

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Crossroads, Music, and Robots

This post is yet another double-whammy. It contains a sappy, mushy episode from my otherwise ordinary life that is related to the radioactive hunk of atomic kickass that was supposed to be the center of this post. Anyway, let’s get … Continue reading

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Another story I’m working on

Here’s the prologue for a story I wrote a while back. I think it has some promise, so have a look at it and tell me what you think. Enjoy Prologue The umbrellas over the tables did little to shield … Continue reading

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Dissenting June Bug Strikes Beirut

We’ve all seen what’s happening in the Middle East and elsewhere in the world as far as protests go-the most recent addition to that list being the protests in Istanbul, Turkey and Brazil that managed to snowball into nationwide affairs. … Continue reading

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A Stroll

Hey, folks, here’s a poem I wrote Sunday afternoon while enjoying some piece and quiet in AUB.The poem’s inspired by three things: Chopin’s Nocturne No. 15 in F minor, Op. 55/1 and the imagery it evokes for me, my many … Continue reading

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Updates on Chomsky and Graduation (Plus a Mushy, Sappy Speech!)

So I graduated this weekend along with like 1,400 or more people. Things were good and pretty fun, but I’d have to say that the highlight of the weekend was being in Noam Chomsky’s presence. I have seen the man … Continue reading

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Sappy Hour Episode 3: Graduation Blues

Well tomorrow I will officially end my predictably brief career as an undergraduate and, by extension, my youth. Yep, the recurring theme of growing up has decided once more to rear its ugly head in the form of my blogging, … Continue reading

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