UA-125420510-1 Homs – Qisetna: Talking Syria
November 11, 2018
Black and white illustration of jugs and fruit

The artists of Homs

Friends. Families. Lovers. Art companions. Here conversations were made on culture, art and the city.
January 19, 2018
Ruin of building of black and white stone

The City of Black Stones

My city is Homs, or as we Homsians call it: the city of black stones.
April 9, 2016
composite with jasmine flowers over a wooden door

The Door to Everything

I have been asked to write about my memories of Homs, the city where my parents were born, the one which for many years meant Syria to me and which sadly has become the prey of all human cruelties.
April 14, 2015
Street scene with people and taxis

A Soul to Remember

28 November 2010. That was the day I packed my bags, said goodbye to my city and headed for Damascus.
December 31, 2014
Street full of restaurant diners at night

Street Musician

Growing up in Salamiyah, a city near Homs, my parents made our home a musical environment.
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