Numbers

Prefer Odd Numbers, or Even?

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Have you ever reflected on whether you like odd numbers or even ones? In this modern time, we find them all around us. The…

A Funeral: A Chance for Reflection

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Last week I attended a funeral of the father of a friend of mine here in Abu Dhabi. When I got the news of his death on WhatsApp…
Wind blowing sand on the road - calamity

April 12 - the day I escaped calamity

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I don't think I can ever forget April 12. it was back in 2011 on this day when I came close to a serious calamity. I was…

Passing on Family Jewels

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Recently my youngest child asked me whether there was a tradition in our family where something was passed down from ancestors…

World of Conveniences, or Not

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Two days ago I successfully registered my car with the Abu Dhabi traffic department. What's the big deal, you ask? Right,…

How do you respond to change?

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My first post is about change as this seems to be the case all around us. Whether we look closely, we are seeing change and…