Al Aqaba Fountain

New Beauty In Al Aqaba

In the two years since I've been gone Al Aqaba has gone through some extraordinary changes. If you've read The Non-Violent Resistance of Al Aqaba, you'll know something of the struggles this community has gone…

Treasury at Petra

A Night Escapade in Petra

Those of you who know me know that I’m not above sneaking into a place that would be cost-prohibitive otherwise. Granted, I usually avoid such places, but once in a while there’s a compelling reason…

Mohammad

Into the Dana Preserve

After the morning’s excitement with the police and some falafel, I took off south. Once I got on the correct road, I immediately was invited to lunch again. Something I have a firm belief in…