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A Child is Born

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On Christmas Eve, Julie kicked and screamed her way through a C-sec­tion, arriv­ing in Indianapolis, a tiny spot on the west­ern hemi­sphere of Planet Earth.

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Téléphone Cassé

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Here it is: a book two years in the mak­ing, pro­duced over a week­end at the urge of friends and fam­i­ly (all of whom I men­tion inside).

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Biography

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My friends and busi­ness part­ners have been egging me on to update my port­fo­lio and web­site, and today Samsam remind­ed me that I owe my copy­writer Hala a bio out­line.

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Dad on the Tube

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No mat­ter how old I get, I’m nev­er too old to cart­wheel across the room when I see a fam­i­ly mem­ber on TV.

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Mini Meedo

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In nine months, I will be an uncle. While Zena and Tarek read What to Expect When You’re Expecting, I’m hard at work on my list of How To Spoil My Niece (or Nephew) Silly.

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Jad’s Day in the Park

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I’m trans­form­ing my room into an office, and over the past month have been unearthing books, pho­tos, and oth­er bits and pieces of the past. My favorite so far is an essay my then ten-year-old broth­er Jad pre­sent­ed in English class.

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