About

Check out Amanda’s latest travel to Dahab and Mount Moses in the South of Sinai here: https://amandatapp.com/photo-essays/dahab-and-mount-moses/

https://amandatapp.com/2020/11/16/the-nausea-seeking-refuge/

Amanda is journalist, story-teller and writer who is currently living in Cairo. She has a demonstrated history of working in the non-profit organisation and journalism industry as well as the education system.

Her aim is to fight for human rights by spreading understanding and a voice for the voiceless on current topics in the Middle East, particularly on topics like the war on terror, Sufism, the Arab Spring(s) and Islamic fundamentalism. She has a particular focus on Egypt as an important actor in the region. Armed with a master’s in terrorism & counter-terrorism, bachelors degrees in Sociology and English & World Literature, as well as fluency in Mandarin and lower-intermediate proficiency in Arabic, she is dedicated to continuing her career as a writer through different mediums.

Inspiring Quotes

In spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart. 

Anne Frank

“The truth is not always beautiful, nor beautiful words the truth.”

― Lao Tzu

Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.

Rumi

Contact Amanda to collaborate together – for writing, editing, researching and other creative ventures.