Book Review: ‘Straight Talking’ by Jane Green

By Mourad EL HANAFI Azilal, Morocco November 1st, 2015 Straight Talking is a novel of beauty, love, sex, and heartbreak. The narrator–the heroine–Tasha, as her intimate friends like to call her, is a young lady who is in constant search of passion. She’s a beauty, but when it comes to handsome men, she is gullible;…

The Unforgettable Slap- Short Story

        Mourad EL HANAFI Being a five-year-old child, my family, as any other Moroccan family, sent me to the Jamaa (traditional kindergarten, especially in villages) to learn the Arabic alphabets and some short chapters from the Holly Qur’an before I officially enrolled in “the modern school.” Usually in mornings, my mother would…