Omar Sabbagh is the author of Minutes from the Miracle City, published on 11 July 2019.
Born in London, Omar now lives in Dubai, where he works as an Associate Professor of English and Creative Writing at the American University of Dubai. Omar holds a PhD in English Literature from King’s College, University of London.
Omar is widely published in both fiction and poetry. His collections of poetry, My Only Oedipal Complaint, Square Root of Beirut and To the Middle of Love are published by Cinnamon Press. Omar has also published several essays and academic papers.
Minutes from the Miracle City is his second novella.
Amr was cogitating on Time – or to be more precise, timing. Like most gamblers he had a very large and capacious mind, and could think his way round to the latest cutting-edge research, say, on unicorns and UFOs. The way he figured it, standing there in the small, square, white-walled kitchen, was as follows… …