Never Forget the Nakba

Never Forget the Nakba

Generations of Trauma Even 71 years later, May 15th, 1948 denotes stark differences among communities. For Zionists, it’s a day of celebration as it declared itself the new independent country of Israel. For Palestinians, it is known as the ‘Al-Nakba’ or the...
Tasting the Sky

Tasting the Sky

  This book begins in 1981, when our author’s bus is stopped at the Surda checkpoint between Birzeit and Ramallah. She’s detained for hours along with all the other bus passengers. To calm herself, she goes into a reverie that takes her to her safe-haven, postbox...
My Memories of 1948

My Memories of 1948

The Beginning… I belong to the last generation who lived and enjoyed Palestine before 1948.  I was born in Jaffa in 1933 and lived in several Palestinian cities: Ramleh, Safad, Nazareth, Nablus and Jerusalem. I have fond memories of the times I spent swimming in...
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