Stories by the Author
Displaced and bereaved, Qamar kept herself and her family going.
10 Dec 15
“I didn’t know it was this hard to write your memories down,” contributing writer says.
3 Mar 15
Across the border in Turkey, increasing demand and local resentment are making accommodation hard to find.
21 Jan 15
Since the civil war started in 2011, thousands have tried to make the punishing journey but only a few succeed.
16 Jan 15
Life in refugee camps leaves few other options open.
27 Oct 14
Under bombardment by regime forces, a man and his wife prepare for the arrival of their first child.
24 Oct 14
Even people who used to support rebels are losing hope and would consider government’s housing offer.
13 Oct 14
As Kafrouma becomes a battleground, waves of civilians seek refuge in neighbouring towns and villages.
2 Oct 14
In Deir al-Zor, it isn’t just ISIS members who think coalition air strikes will strengthen the Assad regime.
26 Sep 14
Aleppo residents return to the streets to defend the ideal of a peaceful popular uprising.
29 Aug 14