The Words WithinJanuary 22, 2017

Power in Numbers, The Car Plates Craze!

Exploring people’s fascination with fancy car plate numbers and how far they would go to attain these. In

Self ReflectionJanuary 19, 2017

5 Benefits of Spending Time in Nature

With the urbanization and the fast-paced lifestyles that we live today, we often forget to spend time in

LifestyleJanuary 16, 2017

Trapped in a Nightmare – How to Start Tidying Up?

Do we all clutter and suffer in tidying up our homes? Why does it happen and how can we get ourselves out of it? No sign of an exit; the lost key was the cause. No sign of an exit; the lost key was the cause. Standing there hopeless; trapped in a room I was.

Thoughts of a ReaderJanuary 15, 2017

The Combination of Taboo Advertising with Humor

The use of humor in ads and how it’s necessary in taboo advertising. We are exposed to thousands

Book ReviewsJanuary 12, 2017

Book Review: The Art of Loving by Erich Fromm

What is love, and does change according to our surroundings and on the decade we’re in? or is

InterviewJanuary 10, 2017

Interview with Abdullah Al Mulla, Co-Owner of @Home_Bakery

Interview in brief: Abdullah Al Mulla, the co-founder of Home Bakery, tells us about the development of Home Bakery from a home business into a successful cafe, and his experience with managing an F&B business. Read on to know more about Abdullah and Home Bakery café. Sail: Tell us about the beginnings of Home Bakery;

Moments of ContemplationJanuary 8, 2017

But An Elephant Never forgets

Looking into the human inability to forget painful memories and suggesting two coping methods from the author’s personal

InterviewJanuary 5, 2017

Interview with Nawal Al Nuaimi Owner of @paperfiguae

Here is the story behind Sharjah’s sweet retreat, Paper Fig. Read on to know more about the café and to get business inspiration from its bright owner, Nawal Al Nuaimi. Sail: When did your passion for eating pastries start? Nawal: It started when I was just a child. Every day, my mother would make us

Culture, Society and Change!January 3, 2017

History of the UAE’s Land and Its Connection to Present People

What are the old civilizations that lived on the UAE’s land, and are we connected to them like other countries are connected to their previous civilizations? In the past, many thousand years ago, people have documented parts of their lives such as their beliefs and significant events on walls and even on stones. Without access

A 90s Kid PerspectiveJanuary 2, 2017

Social Media Destroyed Privacy

People giving up their privacy on the internet via social networking sites has turned into a terrifying trend.

The OblivionDecember 31, 2016

New Year’s Resolution Or Theme Based Year, How Can You Plan Your Coming Year?

New Year’s resolution and theme based year are two different ways that individuals seek to plan out their goals for the coming year. What exactly do they mean and how can you choose what works for you? New Year’s resolution and theme based year are two ways that individuals use to plan out their goals

12 LessonsDecember 29, 2016

Tolerance In A Globalized World

In today’s globalized world, we are connected more than ever before, but does that mean we are more

ArtDecember 29, 2016

East Meets East, Not West- Cultural Relationships between UAE & Japan

Bringing attention to cultural platforms that link and celebrate the two cultures of the UAE and Japan. The

Books and WordsDecember 10, 2016

#SailBookRecommendations Campaign, Find Your Next Read

As our writers and readers both continue to send us book reviews to share on our Instagram, we

CommunityDecember 7, 2016

5 Reasons Why I Would Enroll My Daughter in Sharjah Girl Guides (@ShjGirlGuides)

What benefits can you expect for your daughters once you enroll them in Sharjah Girl Guides? And does it matter for the girls as they grow up and for their communities. I was invited the last month to the annual ceremony of Sharjah Girls Guide (SGG), in which Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Mohammed Al

CaricatureDecember 3, 2016

Sail Caricature – Neighbor Favors

We’re proud to introduce our newest addition to Sail Magazine, a new section for caricatures: #SailCaricatures.