Archive for October, 2006

I woke up this morning to a sms message: “Bahrain. Next Weekend.” I figured .. a trip this close to the Eid holiday is probably not the smartest thing to do. As always .. the smartest choice is not the one that usually prevails. So off I go to Jazeera Airways to purchase a 5kd […]


طق يا مطر طق بيتنا يديد مرزمنا حديد listen I am usually a fan of sunny days and hot weather (a couple of winters in the Midwest does that to a person); but the weather in Kuwait has been very monotonous as of late. I have been cheerfully watching the gloomy sky for some days […]


Field of Gold.

18Oct06

If YouTube is good for anything; its for having this song. Oud + Sting = Amazing. Enjoy. You’ll remember me when the west wind moves Upon the fields of barley You’ll forget the sun in his jealous sky As we walk in fields of gold


Another random (and somewhat useless) post involving pictures from my Nokia N80 (read:crap). Enjoy the mirabile visu sites of kuwait .. in color no less. The bridge is over, the bridge is over: They have finally completed construction on the bridge between the 4th ring road and Fahaheel Expressway.. You can scour my old posts […]


Some pictures of the Kuwaiti Kripsy Kreme box and Limo (Couldn’t let Mark and Nibaq have all the fun)   (The Krispy Kreme Limo on 2nd Ring Rd.)   (People ignored the K. on the box and finished all the donuts.)  


One year later.

05Oct06

Today it dawned on me that I have been back in Kuwait for exactly one year. It has been 365 days since I left the States (and 1/4 of my life) and returned to Kuwait. The things I miss the most: 1. Checking my mail (even bills!) 2. Magazine subscriptions (cheap/on time) 3. Personalized License […]