Monthly Archives: March 2015

Being a Brown Ugly Immigrant: The Other Side of Expat Life

I spent a year in Beirut, between 2012-13. I was studying there at the American University (AUB), a place that had a mythical existence in my head ever since I got to know about it. Hamra, where AUB is located, … Continue reading

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But what is a toilet paper?

I happened to have a discussion last night about cultural shocks, and hence my head went flying back to a decade ago when I, as a nerdy looking high school kid, decided for all random reasons to go on an exchange … Continue reading

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