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I've been in this great city of ours for about 10 years and I am
looking forward to spending more time discovering its history, its
bike routes, and random musings of its denizens.
I currently speak 3 languages (english, arabic, and french) and
bastardize Spanish on a daily basis. I almost prefer to be
sun-soaked, on a bike, with friends or solo, and taking a more
empathetic approach to my surroundings. You'll probably catch me
talking to my trusted bicycles (Pierre and Dauphin) or zooming
around the city. I'm a fan of watching nature happen, be it in the
park or on a park median in the middle of a busy intersection.
(Nature happen: pigeons evading capture by a red-tailed hawk
circling from above). I am a certified mediator and barista.
I am a tattooed, polyglot catch who's vivacious, well-rounded, and
What I’m doing with my life
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I graduated with my masters degree in conflict analysis and
resolution from George Mason University and started an consultancy
and academic organization called the Arab Council on Conflict
Resolution focusing on Arab issues from an Arab conflict resolution
lens. I also manage a popular and severely hipster
I cofounded the first LGBTQ rights organization in Lebanon called
Helem. Check it out!
I have often thought of incorporating architectural theory
relates to issues of resolving economic and social conflict and
always could do with a good sounding board.
I’m really good at
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I'm really good at cooking, lending an ear, making friends and
myself laugh and being creative
towards challenges and
obstacles that cross my path.
True to my nature, I am an optimist who's at times witty,
sarcastic, charming, and devilish with that twinkle in my eye for
The first things people usually notice about me
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The way my face lights up when I meet someone, my smile, and
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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My favorite books include Confessions of a Mask by Yukio Mishima,
The Abyss by Marguerite Yourcenar, andThe Sun
Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
. The Hakawati by Rabih
I enjoy film noir, European house films. I also enjoy watching
sci-fi and anime flics. I recently watched Querelle by
I am a house head and enjoy most forms of house, world music and
the occasional American folk rock band. The Junior Boys, Bloc
Party, Mazzy Star, Santogold
, Massive Attack, MGMT, Nina
Hagen, Goldfrapp, Groove Armada, LCD Soundsystem, Crystal Castles,
Kylie Minogue, Kelis, Fairouz, Basement Jaxx, and PJ Harvey are a
few of my favorite bands.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
The crosswords and a blue bic pen
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Designing my next tattoo, updating my spotify music playlist,
manifestation, planning the next road trip, and hanging out with
the most intelligent people in the city - my friends
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Dancing. Seriously. All the time.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I'm an avid plane watcher and will head to airports on days off to
watch planes take off and land. I also can tell what aircraft type
or engine is flying overhead. That dorky
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