My friend Sahar Mohamed-Ali hai wears many hats; actor, teacher, blogger, devout Muslim and comedy writer to name a few (she also wears many actual hats. She’s a hat person). Recently she left us all the poorer by accepting a teaching gig in Saudi Arabia, an experience which she is currently documenting in her blog, Saharcasm which I am telling you to go read right now because it is made of awesome. Sahar recounts the culture shock of a sassy Irish girl dealing with life in The Kingdom in a way that is often hilarious, sometimes depressing and always, always utterly fascinating. She’s also been nominated for Best Art and Culture Blog at the Blog Awards Ireland 2014 so you know we’re talking crème de la crème.
Anyway, do yourselves a favor and check it out.
Glad I’m not the only Muslim mentioned on this blog 😛 .
Never knew that, happy Eid!
Oh, I think I mentioned it in my ‘About’ page, but not sure. Thanks anyway!
The link above doesn’t actually seem to lead to the blog anymore. Any other way to access the blog? I tried a google search, but I couldn’t find it.
It’s offline at the moment but it will be up again soon.