Author Archives: Lina Al-Sharif

About Lina Al-Sharif

Lina Al-Sharif, a Palestinian blogger living in Doha-Qatar.

Little hands

Little hands soft and round cupped crayons, in the corner of the paper, drew smiley sun painted yellow butterflies, swings, and green meadows, huddled family, a house with small windows, and a cloudless sky with a rainbow, Little dreams, thoughts … Continue reading

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Free to write

The revolutions in Tunisia, Egypt, and Libya against the tyrants have been overwhelming. As these uprisings are filling many across the Middle East with inspiration, I wrote this poem. Universal verse Written with ink of blood And chants of loving … Continue reading

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