About


Writer, filmmaker, independent journalist, communication consultant, former aspiring comedian, occasional cartoonist. Born in Beirut, schooled in Paris, lived and worked in London, Cyprus, Bahrain, Dubai and of course Paris & Beirut.

Wrote and directed 3 short films: Bloody Mary Afternoon, Beau Rivage and Ecce Hommos (Cannes Film Festival 2010).

Published a couple of books: Flemme (Editions Tamyras), Chroniques de Beyrouth et d’ailleurs and Cartoons (Editions Noir et Blanc).

Started blogging by curiosity and continued by passion. The blog has been visited over 4 million times from different places around the world:  Lebanon and the Middle East, France and Europe, the US, Canada and Australia, China and Russia, Africa and North Africa.  

Quoted by several Lebanese and international media: CNN, Washington Post, LCI, Europe 1, M6L'Orient-Le Jour,  Marianne, Courrier International, L’Express, Le Figaro and many others. Named in 2015 as part of “the Golden Circle of social media influencers” by the magazine Communicate.