“If it weren’t for Allah’s messenger Muhammad, Peace be upon him, the Arabs would have remained an unknown people like the Eskimos or Zulus. If it weren’t
for the Holy Quran, the Arabic language would have been insignificant if not dead” Mariam Gamila; an American Orientalist.
Language is a great secret in people’s lives, a massive power, and an immortal manifestation of God’s supremacy.
In the beginning, there was the word, a word thatÕs capable of building up a nation or destroying a human being. A language signifies an identity and a persona; it is history and culture; the magic wand used to render politics its powers; a tool for deception and make believe.
In a war, language can be the deadliest weapon, undoubtedly it is the most lethal armament in media wars. If war involves trickery, then language is trickery’s cane.
Language is the axis of art’s suave force, for Drama is merely a group powered living art that’s based on an inspired text.
This book portrays the life of a young Egyptian woman who dreams of having a luxurious and lavish lifestyle and fantasizes about having loads of money and getting married into wealth.
Thus, she breaks up with her middle class fiancé, after he showed discontent with her personal successes, and decides to embark on a journey to her brother in the United States, where he lives with his family.
Troubles present themselves, as soon as she lands in the airport in New York, and no one sorts them out for her, except her brother’s boss, “Nabil Nassar” – a business man -, who happened to be in the airport on that day.
She then starts setting out on her plan to trap him into marrying her after having witnessed the extent of his authority and fortune. The events escalate excitingly leading to an unpredictable finale.
A collection of stories whose themes are simple, creative and spontaneous.
Throughout “Moments” the author attempts to present an array of moments that each human, man or woman, is destined to witness.
From the moment of birth to that of death a full live is experienced; and what is life but a group of moments related to specific incidents?
The author displays moments that could be mild or intense, but definitely with an everlasting impact on one’s psychological and societal being and an everlasting effect on the present and the future.