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Orientalism is a way of seeing that imagines, emphasizes, exaggerates and distorts differences of Middle Eastern peoples and cultures as compared to that of Europe and the U.S. (West).

I hope to help anyone reading this to overcome any prejudices they may have about the Middle East or answer any questions they may have about it.

It is nice when orchestrated plans fall into place... some friends and an NGO helped make it happen for me this March break.

Haraz is hidden from the world, a mountainous region north of Sanaa, Yemen. Incredible activity is going on to replace the narcotic "qaat" plant with coffee sprouts, fruits, and vegetables. But that is not what I signed up for...

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