Book Review: Rumi’s Daughter

  After reading Elif Shafak’s masterpiece, The Forty Rules of Love, I was mesmerized by one character and that was of Kimya khatun, Rumi’s daughter. I so desperately wanted to read more narrative on this mystical woman who travelled from her rural Village to live in Rumi’s home, so the book Rumi’s Daughter by Muriel…

From Selfie to Selfitis

      Social media and the mobile web have given rise to a strange phenomenon called the selfie. It’s usually taken by activating the front-facing camera on most smartphones, holding the smartphone out in front of yourself with one arm, and snapping a photograph. Anyone who has a smartphone has the power to take…

Street Art

  I am a sucker for street art. I just love the idea of creative artworks on massive walls and public spaces, and I love how these artist express them self brazenly and their expression is viewed and enjoyed by a large number of audience. Street art is visual art created in public locations, usually…

Social Media Addiction

Social media has turned from a positive thing to an Addiction. Addiction simply means a compulsive behavior that leads to negative effects and in this case, social media addiction is referring to someone who has a compulsive use of social media. For example, people who constantly check updates on Facebook and Instagram or “stalking” other…