- wake up nice but no water in flat
- i realise that i dont have a key from the studio, so i cant go there earlier than 10h, have to find out where is the key - i reckon i forgot it yesterday in the bathroom when the phone ringed
- go to the lab. In the front I met a guy, nice one Sameh, he speaks perfect english and really helps me. He is also doing some bureacracies there. As my thing seem to be more complicated and I have to wait I join him for a while in his paperworks. He lives in Holland and he says he is graphic designer. I am worried about the key so I go to the studio and we arrange to meet later, he will help me to finnish my tasks.
- go to cic and find the key where i taught. all is fine
- work studio /
- meet with sameh again / do the analisys / nurse thinks he is my husband he says yes and than she makes him all sorts of questions / we have a drink after and go to studio
- my mother waiting at cic / sameh caligrapher calls to meet up / we arrange to meet at 16h at Talaat Harb
- Sameh leaves / go out with my mother / cant find a good place to eat near so go back to studio for an hour
- meet Sameh calirapher - he cant give me classes but will try to find someone
- Peter arriving 5-10th June
- 20h arab ameya lesson / learn new words from the children nationalist alphabet video: my country, my flag, my nation, nationalism, peace, soldger ...
- dinner in Taboula with my mother /
- go to sleep very tired
Work at studio:
- make arabic/english visit-cards on Tahrir Square
plan visit to Alexandria this weekend or Dahab
- Greece with Heath ? Barcelona paperwork ?
Questions for the day:
- What unexpected happened today?
- What was the strongest experience of the day?
- Image, drawing, story...
Cairo Integration Diary