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InterviewOctober 16, 2017

Speaking Out Loud: Afra Atiq (@a_afra) Ignites the Stage with Poetry

Reem Al Suwaidi (@LumeiRee)

Reem Al Suwaidi (@LumeiRee)

Column: Habillez-Moi (which means “dress me” in French)
Reem is a fashion fanatic. She used her talents of critiquing to start a blog called “We Voice Fashion” along with a partner that shares her views on the world of fashion and design. Through her column, she likes to explore fashion in a philosophical way at times.
http://wevoicefashion.com
Reem Al Suwaidi (@LumeiRee)

Reading Time: 4 minutesInterview with the Emirati Spoken Word Poet Afra Atiq to learn about her process in writing her poetry and performing it. Afra Atiq has just concluded her performance for Literaturhaus, a program launched by Al-Serkal Avenue at Nadi Al-Quoz that features an array of authors. It is one of the many stages Atiq has been

InterviewJanuary 10, 2017

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

Mariam Khalifa (@thesleepwriter)

Mariam Khalifa is a senior student at Zayed Univeristy, majoring in International Studies, and specializing in Culture and Society. Her hobbies include writing short stories, poems, and photography. She is interested in all topics relating to culture, society, art, and lifestyle.

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Reading Time: 6 minutesInterview 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;

InterviewJanuary 5, 2017

Interview with Nawal Al Nuaimi Owner of @paperfiguae

Mariam Khalifa (@thesleepwriter)

Mariam Khalifa is a senior student at Zayed Univeristy, majoring in International Studies, and specializing in Culture and Society. Her hobbies include writing short stories, poems, and photography. She is interested in all topics relating to culture, society, art, and lifestyle.

Latest posts by Mariam Khalifa (@thesleepwriter) (see all)

Reading Time: 6 minutesHere 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

FeatureDecember 7, 2016

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

Iman Ben Chaibah (@ImanBenChaibah)

Iman Ben Chaibah (@ImanBenChaibah)

Iman Ben Chaibah, founder of Sail Publishing, a digital publishing house for online magazines and ebooks, and editor in chief of the Emirati Sail Magazine, an online magazine about community and culture written in English by Emirati columnists. Iman is a multi award winner in digital publishing, entrepreneurship, and literature. Iman has also completed the Leadership Strategies in Magazine Media Course in Yale University. Besides her work in publishing, she also lectures in Canadian University in Dubai.
Iman Ben Chaibah (@ImanBenChaibah)

Reading Time: 7 minutesWhat 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

Sail GiveawaysAugust 29, 2016

Book Giveaway on Goodreads – Alayah, Children Book by @AliaAlShamsi

Reading Time: 2 minutesWe are pleased to continue with our book giveaways announcement; we are hosting our fourth 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 fourth giveaway, we are giving away two copies of our

Sail GiveawaysAugust 7, 2016

Book Giveaway on Goodreads – A Journey Within by @Sarah_AlMulla1

Reading Time: 1 minuteWe are pleased to continue with our book giveaways announcement; we are hosting our third 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 third giveaway, we are giving away two copies of A

FeatureAugust 2, 2016

Our Article Competition Winner: Tap-Water Tears

Reading Time: 3 minutesHow reading and crying on a bus made me appreciate the strength of emotions truly felt. Reading on a bus is an activity enjoyed by many people. It is like living in two worlds at the same time- looking down and enjoying the story and its characters, and then looking up to see the cars

NewsJuly 24, 2016

DSS 2016 – More Surprises, More Rewards, More Fun

Reading Time: 2 minutesSummer 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

Sail GiveawaysJuly 20, 2016

Book Giveaway on Goodreads – Shallow by @MJSAlSerkal

Reading Time: 2 minutesWe 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

Sail CompetitionsJuly 12, 2016

Article Writing Competition – Theme: Memories

Reading Time: 3 minutesHave 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