salmaland
Check out this new blog by Salma Abdelnour, author of JASMINE AND FIRE.

salmaland:

A 1900 view of Gemmayzeh, a Beirut neighborhood that’s now jam-packed with trendy bars, clubs, and restaurants. I’m squinting at this photo to see what these people were up to. Herding sheep? Buying vegetables? Selling flowers? Or perhaps, like their fellow Beirutis a century later, stumbling home after a night of partying…
Check out this new blog by Salma Abdelnour, author of JASMINE AND FIRE.

salmaland:

A 1900 view of Gemmayzeh, a Beirut neighborhood that’s now jam-packed with trendy bars, clubs, and restaurants. I’m squinting at this photo to see what these people were up to. Herding sheep? Buying vegetables? Selling flowers? Or perhaps, like their fellow Beirutis a century later, stumbling home after a night of partying…

kindlequotes
At the first of many pit stops, San Diego police officers working security danced with the ladies waiting in long lines at pink Porta-Pottys. Breast humor was everywhere. Pins stitched like baseballs: SAVE SECOND BASE! Scrawled on the back of a minivan: THESE BOOBS ARE MADE FOR WALKING! On a sandwich board: STOP THE WAR IN MY RACK!