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A Lost Brick in the Wall

Another analogy for losing friends and people we love. I believe that we are formed of bricks. However, we are born with some missing ones. We meet people that fill such missing bricks and make us complete by fitting in the right place. As we carry on in life, some of those bricks fall or […]

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Our Empty Hearts

I am not quite sure how this analogy goes, but this idea came across me as I was thinking of the loss of a dear friend. I believe that when we are born, our hearts are formed of empty rooms, and these rooms have specific guest names on their doors. When such guests visit their […]

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Silent Running

Today I couldn’t find my earphones while gathering my things up to rush for my run. I was already late for work, but I had to squeeze my weekly short run. As the summer passed by, I stopped my weekly running routine. Now the weather is perfect for a regular outdoor run. I promised myself […]

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Night Running

Only three weeks have passed since my last run, and I felt like I never ran before. Although it’s almost two years now since I started to run regularly, I still get the feeling of newbies when I stop running for a week or two. And the more I take a break from running the […]

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It’s Not Just About Running: Reflections on Life and Change in Egypt