#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 […]

National Poetry Day in the UK and Ireland

Founded in 1994 by William Sieghart, National Poetry Day is celebrated on the first or second Thursday of October of every year in the UK and Ireland. It is a […]

Leading Late Lebanese Poet and Translator Ounsi el-Hajj Honored with Google Doodle

Ounsi el-Hajj (July 27, 1937 – February 18, 2014) was honored and celebrated today with an artistic doodle from Google. el-Hajj was a Lebanese poet, journalist, and translator. His father […]

How Good are you? English Pronunciation Challenge with “The Chaos”

This is one of my favorite English poems! I am an English grammar/pronunciation enthusiast (in the crazy case you didn’t know that before :P), and The Chaos by Gerard Nolst […]

Parlez-vous Français? 5 Reasons why you should learn to speak the Language of Love

July 14 is known worldwide as Bastille Day, and celebrated by the French as “La fête nationale”. It marks France’s independence day as well as the storming of the Bastille, […]

11 of the Most Famous Translation Quotes Every Translator should know

Quotes are meant to be tools of inspiration and reflection. There are hundreds of thousands of quotes about any subject one can possibly imagine as they are used by people […]