#RaniaWrites: I Still Don’t Know

I Still Don’t Know I still don’t know Whether to live Or to die To believe Or to deny It’s hard to forgive It’s harder not to try Should I […]

#Google remembers Hussein Bicar with a Doodle

Hussein Amin Bicar (born on January 2nd, 1913 in Alexandria and deceased on November 16, 2002) was one of Egypt’s most outstanding artists of the 20th century. He graduated from the Cairo […]

Adios 2016

Like any other year, 2016 had its really fair share of ups and downs. While I started off the year in another continent, I’m ending it from one of my favorites […]

Lebanese Singer and Composer Melhem Barakat dies at the Age of 71

One of Lebanon’s iconic singers and composers, the legendary Melhem Barakat, died today at the age of 71 after battling sickness. Melhem Barakat was a music mogul, with mega hits […]

L’Oréal Professionnel: I Suggest you Hire a “Professionnel”

My biggest pet peeve strikes again: another ad campaign featuring unforgivable grammar mistakes. L’Oréal Professionnel has a sponsored post on IG (Instagram Ad): a teasing video, probably about a new […]

The Serious Lack of Professionalism in this Industry is Why Freelancers Stab Each Other in the Back

Double standards. Double standards everywhere. Translators don’t mind making their colleagues wait months before paying them, but they have a problem waiting to get paid. Translators who say they respect […]

5 Types of Clients You Should Absolutely Keep

Being a freelancer means meeting endless types of clients on a daily basis. Some are a breath of fresh air and so amazing to work with, while others give you […]