Author Archives: rannasoliman

A piece of cloth

It was a Saturday evening, and she was surrounded by curiosities in all colors; red, blue, and yellow. And all other lights were out, except for the light coming from the tree, and the moonlight visiting from the window. Arrays … Continue reading

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my big fat Egyptian wedding

Have you watched my big fat Greek wedding before? Remember how noisy, loud and nosey all the family members were about Toula’s life and especially her marriage arrangement. As the months pass, the wedding planning faces trouble after trouble as … Continue reading

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A slice of life

Took a shower, put my hair in rolls, trying to dry it out the natural way, fixed it with rollers waiting for the day to take its toll, clicking on the remote watching this and that. Because I am in … Continue reading

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Hush.

Finally I’ve managed to sit down and face it. I am dead tired of Christianity, tired from all the quarrels arising from different schools of thought, tired of the propaganda, tired of the different phases, not that I am even … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,400 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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Cause only you

When you look to the world with eyes of ingratitude When whatever happens,its just not enough Not enough for your heart to be satisfied Not enough You long for the bridegroom who satisfies the soul You long to impact the … Continue reading

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Pain

I repent from anytime I claimed that pain shapes us It really doesn’t, not when its  intense and tragic Not when it breaks your heart beyond repair Not when the heart dies and no longer feels or hears Pain has … Continue reading

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