NationalJuly 24, 2016

DSS 2016 – More Surprises, More Rewards, More Fun

Summer is here and so is Dubai Summer Surprises—the longest running family summer extravaganza of its kind in the region—offering residents and tourists unbeatable deals, great events and family fun. ‘Own the Summer’ this season and make it your best summer ever by rediscovering Dubai through its renowned iconic shopping and lifestyle destinations and by

12 LessonsJuly 24, 2016

Hello From Planet Earth – How to Achieve Humility

Humility is one of the most essential vertues we try to achieve, as hard as it may be.

Books and WordsJuly 21, 2016

Book Review on Shirley Jackson’s We Have Always Lived in The Castle

Book Review on We Have Always Lived in The Castle by Shirley Jackson, published in 1962. Gothic fiction

GeneralJuly 20, 2016

Book Giveaway on Goodreads – Shallow by @MJSAlSerkal

We are pleased to continue with our book giveaways announcement; we are hosting our second giveaway this week. Sail is collaborating with Goodreads to give you a chance to win copies of books that we have published and have been well received by our readers. For our second giveaway, we are giving away two copies of

You Have My WordJuly 19, 2016

What’s My Name? #MuhammadAli

The legend Muhammed Ali and how vital his name change was for him and for others after him. Embed from Getty Images “I am the greatest” he roared to the skeptic reporters ahead of his 1964 world title match with Sonny Liston. No one believed his claim, as he was the heavy underdog in this

NationalJuly 13, 2016

Influence of Teaching on Language Development

Students are not interested in learning the Arabic language. This is a problem and teachers and students together

GeneralJuly 12, 2016

Article Writing Competition – Theme: Memories

Have you ever dreamed about getting your writing out to the world, read by many people, stirring discussion? Now you have that chance! Join us in our exciting writing competition, where you will be given a chance to publish your own article on the Sail Magazine website AND win a free copy of our yearly

InternationalJuly 10, 2016


The scapegoating culture that Brexit has birthed, and all it unraveled about human behavior. Embed from Getty Images

NationalJuly 6, 2016

The Comeback of Emirati Theatre This Eid

With the non-profit Emirati theatre scene struggling to make a comeback, due to all the financial setbacks, the

CommunityJuly 4, 2016

Fasting: A Means to Better the Self

Is fasting exclusive to Muslims? Or has it been part of the previous civilizations? And if so, how

LOL - Live Out LoudJuly 3, 2016

The Ode to My Mother

April 15, 2015 – 7:15am Dubai Hospital The sound of your breathing and your occasional snores are the sweetest sound and melody I have ever heard. It’s the sound of safety, security and at this moment my life line. I feel my heart beating in tune with your breath. It even skips a beat when

InternationalJune 29, 2016

Brexit: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

What does Brexit mean, and what could it have from good, bad, and ugly implications on the UK and on Europe? Embed from Getty Images In the past week, the European Union (EU) that we once knew might have changed with no return; and that is just the beginning. Britain has had a referendum (the referendum

Moments of ContemplationJune 28, 2016

Regret after Loss

Losing a loved one is never easy and many times we regret so much once those loved ones are gone. The writer shares her personal experience of how she coped with the death of loved ones. I always saw myself as a woman of strong faith until I lost my grandfather so abruptly. That strong

You Have My WordJune 26, 2016

What’s In It For Me (WII FM)

The magic question that can help you everyday. I was in a business course when I first heard

Guest ArticleJune 24, 2016

Zayed’s City Lights

The poem Zayed’s City Lights reflects the Emirati nation’s mourning of the late, and much loved, Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan in November 2004. That night the moon and clouds were competing to shine by exchanging seats in the calm starless sky. That night, cities’ lights went off- A grieving land after a frenetic

NationalJune 22, 2016

Book Giveaway – Just Read It by @OmarAlBusaidy

We are pleased to announce a series of giveaways that we will be hosting. Sail is collaborating with Goodreads to give you a chance to win copies of the books we have published. For our first giveaway, we are giving away two copies of Just Read It by Omar AlBusaidy. To enter our giveaway, please