Author Archives: Tori

Unfinished business

There are so many things that I have wanted to write about but just can’t seem to do it. Is it writer’s block? Lack of time? Waning motivation? Fear of closure on my time in the UAE? I am not … Continue reading

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Christmas in Al Ain

For whatever reason, this post never happened. It was just sitting in my pending posts half finished. So, I have finished it up and really I guess the title should be “Christmas in July”. I think I have mentioned before … Continue reading

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Important Numbers

Sometimes, I get slightly obsessed about odd things. Well, maybe ‘obsessed’ is too strong of a word, but perhaps I do think about silly things a bit too much. Lately, my new fascination is on how some people in the … Continue reading

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5 Years Old

Okay maybe I am a bit older than 5, but this was my 5th birthday celebrated in the UAE. I will admit that this year’s celebrations were toned down significantly compared to years past. Maybe that is what happens when … Continue reading

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My heart became whole again

It has been awhile since I have posted anything. Sometimes, time just has a way of flying by in a blink of an eye, and other times, there is just nothing to write about. I think it has been a … Continue reading

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