This is the beginning of my third year living in Qatar, and for the past few I have been debating: blog? no blog? I have erred on the side of caution and kept off the blogospheres, especially in light of recent actions taken against a range of people – professionals, students, and homebodies alike – for content posted on their blogs. This, in addition to the fact that I am a guest in someone else’s country, has kept me cautious.
But now I wonder if that is actually the right decision.
After all, am I not adult enough to realize this goes out to the entire world and is in fact, not my private diary?
So here goes: a public forum about a non-Muslim, non-Arab, non-Arabic speaker living in the Middle East.
Live from Doha! It’s daily life in the desert…….