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The Chocolate Fairy

For the Salon du Chocolat, at Biel in Beirut last week, pairs of designers and chocolatiers fashioned chocolate into beautiful creations.

Just as Cinderella’s fairy godmother used her magic wand to transform a pumpkin into a carriage, rags into a ball dress and mice into horses, the pastry chef Romy Zakhour, recreated a fairy tale. 280 more words

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Blogging a Book, and what I learnt through blood, sweat and tears...lesson one

  1. The Writer is not the Narrator and the Narrator is not the Writer

A mistake I made for a long time—just up until a few minutes ago, in fact—even though I’d learnt this lesson at university decades ago (Funny that, eh?) is to confuse the Writer (me) with the Narrator (Not exactly me). 480 more words

Blogging A Book

25 November – The Plot by Esther Eley and Fey School by Richard Cosgrove

This week ScriptTank will be holding double-bill of readings: The Plot by Esther Eley and Fey School ‘The Knight and the Lady’ by Richard Cosgrove. 358 more words


Le Salon du Chocolat Show

The 2nd Edition of the Salon du Chocolat at Biel, invites us to explore the rich array of flavors, shapes and textures that chocolate lets us indulge in, including, of course, fashion. 146 more words

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Lara Khoury does Man

Lara Khoury introduced her women label in 2010. She has quickly become one of the Lebanese designers to watch and has gained recognition locally and internationally. 228 more words

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Inside the story

In this post modern, politically correct, relativistic, luke-warm era, far too many claim the name of Christ in theory, but in practice, deny His preeminence and power.  515 more words

The novel with a key

As I write this post, my wife is about fifty pages away from finishing The Royal We, a novel that she devoured over the course of the last few days like a bottomless bag of popcorn. 907 more words