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Why I published three books in one year and why I wrote in English?

When I published my first book last year on Amazon, many people asked me, why do you write in English? Anyone who knows me in person or follows me on the online social networks knows that I always express myself in Arabic whether in writing or in speaking. Arabic is my mother tongue, which I should have […]

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

I happy to announce that my new book is out,  titled “It’s Not Just About Running: Reflections on Life and Change in Egypt”. About the book: Author A. I. Shoukry describes his running moments like a window with a sunrise view for a prisoner kept in solitary confinement. After witnessing a revolution in Egypt, running […]

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Embrace Contrast & Break the Barrier

Since the Aswan Half Marathon, held last February, I didn’t exceed the 10k per run. Last two weeks I had a bad seasonal allergy, and I felt like I never ran before and got a sense of doubt whenever the thought of running came to my mind. It was a strange feeling as I only […]