Baghdad-based artist Othman Toma uses all kinds of delicious, melting treats as his medium. While the chocolate ice cream bars and colorful popsicles begin to melt, Toma scoops up the liquid with his brushes and begins to paint.



And maybe struggle is a sign of strength





And I believe everyone deserves a fighting chance








Week in Photos



"I am 25 and confused and in the middle of what has been referred to as a “quarter-life crisis.” I feel permanently behind, as if time sped up and forgot to take me with it. I am overanxious and underwhelmed. Every piece of mail seems to be either a bill or an invitation to a wedding or baby shower, and I don’t even have a plus one. This is not how my 20s were supposed to turn out."
▼Huffington Post//J.N Salters






Visiting Deir El-Qamar, Lebanon

دير القمر، لبنان




I miss you in words I cannot even fathom 

Lebanon







In the end, we had pieces of the puzzle, but no matter how we put them together, gaps remained — oddly shaped emptiness mapped by what surrounded them, like countries we couldn’t name.
The Virgin Suicides