“My muse is a bad-ass-mother-of-sin.” ~Angie Hilbert (a.k.a. WanderLit) in a Round Robin Blog Tour Interview
One voice from Syria, the ordinary voice of a citizen of Damascus:
When you watch the news, do you ever wonder, like I do, “where is the voice of an ordinary citizen?” Do you wish reporters could knock on a family’s door, be invited in for dinner and discuss what is happening through their eyes over coffee? We may never get this point of view in the media. But we can still get it. All we have to do is talk to one another. I offered “Maryam” A daughter of Damascus, my blog for a day.
You don’t want the journal to get in the way of knowing people. That’s the one thing I love most about traveling; the sense of community. The world embraces travelers in a way we don’t embrace each other locally.