Awatef is a divorced woman living in Aden city. Awatef's name refers to feelings and emotions in Arabic.
Feb 04, 2011 from United States
In this place of healing is where I find myself, in this place of healing is where I loose it all and in this place of healing is where I am reborn.
Disclaimer: The editorial below reflects my personal views about Arundhati Roy, Kashmir, the Indian army's presence there and threats to free speech in India.
Feb 02, 2011 from Saudi Arabia
“Not allowed”he said.
“Who said?”I asked.
“The man in the khaki colored uniform” said my dad, with mild smile on his face.
And I GULPED
Feb 01, 2011 from Pakistan
In Pakistan, 2011 started with a shock. On the 4th of January Punjab Governor Salman Taseer was killed. Shot at close range by his own guard.
Jan 29, 2011 from Cameroon
Which press organization do you work for and who authorized you to take snap shots of this building? Not giving me any room to explain, he forcefully took away the camera I was holding.
Jan 27, 2011 from South Africa
I remember sitting in a taxi to Johannesburg at 3 in the afternoon. I had left my kids with my mother when I left for Limpopo to do the interview for our first Voices of Our Future assignment.
Jan 27, 2011 from Maldives
By forceps, I was forced into this life on, an early Thursday morning, 17 May in Male' the capital island of Maldives. I caused pain to my mother.
Jan 26, 2011 from Nigeria
Some of my most memorable conversations are exchanges I’ve had with strangers while standing in queues, and today will be no different, I realize, as the man standing in front of me turns to intro
Jan 26, 2011 from Papua New Guinea
I became pregnant with my first child while studying at university. My mother was pregnant in Uni. My sister was pregnant in Uni. A number of my friends were also pregnant in uni.