My ‘ruddy mysterious’ experiments

I have launched an inspired personal project, mainly out of boredom, and started publishing my finds on a pinterest board. The ‘ruddy mysterious’ experiments (phrase partly inspired by an episode of the British comedy The IT Crowd) feature yours truly doing different, highly irrelevant things: Like applying home-made glitter nail polish, dying my hair blue, smoking for … Continue reading

Inside the Fortress

A short memoir from the aftermath of the January 25, 2011 revolt … the day we stormed into our very own Mordor, the state security headquarters in Nasr City. Open the pdf to read the full account, first published in the April issue of Egypt Today, 2011. 034-035_VU_AmnDawla