A scorched hillside due to forest fires in the countryside of #Akkar, #Lebanon. (Khaled Taleb)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 8 – 14 October

There may be a great fire in our hearts, yet no one ever comes to warm himself at it, and the passers-by see only a wisp of smoke. Vincent Van Gogh

Damaged windshield of a vandalized police car by the anti-government protesters during a protest on the road leading to the Presidential palace in #Baabda, #Beirut, #Lebanon. (WAEL HAMZEH / EPA)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 10 – 16 September

God turns you from one feeling to another and teaches by means of opposites so that you will have two wings to fly, not one. Rumi

A cow is flown by helicopter from the #Klausen Pass in #Switzerland during the annual cattle drive. (Urs Flueeler / Keystone)
International POW

International POW: 18 – 24 August

If there was an observer on Mars, they would probably be amazed that we have survived this long. Noam Chomsky

A rally in support of detained and injured participants of the protests that erupted in the aftermath of the disputed presidential election, in #Minsk, #Belarus. (Tatiana Zenkovich / EPA)
International POW

International POW: 11 – 17 August

You may never know what results come of your actions, but if you do nothing, there will be no results. Mahatma Gandhi

A rescue center for disabled persons “arc en ciel” is damaged after a fire in #Damour, #Lebanon. (Bilal Jawich / Xinhua)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 10 – 16 October

The absence of alternatives clears the mind marvellously. Henry Kissinger

Antonio Basco, whose wife Margie Reckard was killed during a shooting at a #Walmart store, is embraced next to her coffin at a visitation service to which he had invited the public in #ElPaso, #Texas, #US. (REUTERS
International POW

International POW: 13 – 19 August

Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reason someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people. Roy T. Bennett

International POW

International POW: 16 – 22 August

Age should not have its face lifted, but it should rather teach the world to admire wrinkles as the etchings of experience and the firm

International POW

International POW: 26 July – 1 August

Having a body is in itself the greatest threat to the mind… The body encloses the mind in a fortress; before long the mind is

International POW

International POW: 16 – 22 February

Our task must be to free ourselves… by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and it’s

Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 7 – 13 May

Perhaps it is only human nature to inflict suffering on anything that will endure suffering, whether by reason of its genuine humility, or indifference, or